Employees Provident Fund Organization

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EPFO retains 8.5% interest rate on PF deposits

04 Mar 2021

EPFO retains 8.5% interest rate on PF deposits

The Employees' Provident Fund Organisation will maintain the interest rates on provident fund deposits at 8.5% for the financial year 2020-21, the same as the previous fiscal.

EPFO subscribers may face restrictions on early pension withdrawal: Report

03 Mar 2021

EPFO subscribers may face restrictions on early pension withdrawal: Report

The Employees' Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) has reportedly proposed restrictions on the early withdrawal of pension contributions by formal sector workers.

Five ways to check your Employees' Provident Fund balance

03 Nov 2019

Five ways to check your Employees' Provident Fund balance

As is common knowledge, Employees' Provident Fund is a mandatory contribution from the salaries of professionals.

#JobGrowthTracking: 100 million workers' details to be linked to Aadhaar

25 Sep 2018

#JobGrowthTracking: 100 million workers' details to be linked to Aadhaar

The Central government is planning on linking the details of about 100 million workers with Aadhaar to establish a reliable system to track job growth in the country.

Govt planning to keep PF rate unchanged at 8.65%: Reports

22 Jan 2018

Govt planning to keep PF rate unchanged at 8.65%: Reports

According to reports, the NDA government is planning to keep the interest rates unchanged on PF deposits at last year's 8.65%.

Aadhaar seeding to eliminate multiple PF accounts

20 Jan 2018

Aadhaar seeding to eliminate multiple PF accounts

The Employees Provident Fund Organization (EPFO) said today that it would be able to eliminate multiple account numbers of one individual once the Aadhaar seeding is complete.

EPFO to invest Rs. 18,000 crore in equity

28 May 2017

EPFO to invest Rs. 18,000 crore in equity

The Employees' Provident Fund Organization's central board of trustees will invest 15% or over Rs. 18,000 crore in stocks this financial year in a bid to stimulate the stock market.

EPFO cuts down claim settlement period to 10 days

17 May 2017

EPFO cuts down claim settlement period to 10 days

The Employees' Provident Fund Organization has reduced the period for settlement of claims to 10 days. The eventual goal is to settle claims within three hours.

How to submit your EPF claim online?

09 May 2017

How to submit your EPF claim online?

Employees Provident Fund Organization (EPFO) has recently launched an initiative that will allow citizens to submit their claims online.