Employees Provident Fund Organization
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.
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.
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.
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.
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%.
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.
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.
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.
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.