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May 18, 2018
Money management: EPF is esoteric, FDs are for those who value safety; the contest is between PPF and NPSThe PPF is not employment specific. Indeed, its popularity lies in its availability for anyone who cares to save.
May 14, 2018
Money management alert: Midcourse withdrawals from retirement funds a sub-optimal solution for midlife bluesA suitable amendment in the law would be conducive to checking one's tendency to dip into one’s retirement funds at the drop of a hat.
Apr 25, 2018
Pension fund body EPFO to inform subscribers about contributions not deposited by employersEPFO on Wednesday said it will inform its subscribers if contributions are not deposited by their employers with the body for a given month in due time
Mar 29, 2018
Govt sees 1 cr new jobs on 12% pension incentive for first three years: Labour minister Santosh Kumar GangwarThe Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, on Wednesday approved payment for the entire 12 percent contribution for first three years for new staff
Feb 22, 2018
Govt backstabbed honest tax payers by lowering EPF interest rate: CongressThe Congress on Wednesday accused the Narendra Modi government of "backstabbing" honest tax payers by lowering the interest rate on EPF.
Feb 21, 2018
PF deposit interest rate cut to 8.55% for 2017-18 from 8.65% for 2016-17; 5 cr members to be hitRetirement fund body Employees Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) on Wednesday declared 8.55 percent interest rate on provident fund deposits for 2017-18, lower than 8.65 percent for 2016-17 which will impact its about 5 crore members
Feb 12, 2018
EPFO may retain 8.65% interest rate on provident funds for current fiscalRetirement fund body EPFO is expected to keep interest rate unchanged at 8.65 percent on provident funds for its about 5 crore members for 2017-18 at its trustees' meet on 21 February, 2018
Feb 01, 2018
Budget 2018: Ujjwala scheme amended to include 8 crore women; Arun Jaitley also lowers female EPF contributionArun Jaitley raised the target of beneficiaries under Ujjwala scheme to eight crore, besides proposing lowering female EPF contribution to 8% for the first three years.
Jan 30, 2018
Narendra Modi's '7 million jobs' speech: Relying on EPF data alone paints incorrect picture of employment in IndiaCritics have argued that while the study quoted by Modi is a good starting point, EPF data alone does not account for jobs lost after GST, demonetisation.
Jan 12, 2018
Budget 2018: Here are 7 things govt should do to bring relief to taxpayersThe government is found wanting in bringing about relief to individual taxpayers on lot many fronts.