When can you prematurely withdraw from EPF?
You may make early withdrawals from your EPF under certain scenarios. If at all there is an emergency and you need the funds, here is all you need to know about the specific conditions when you can withdraw from your PF.
How to update job leaving date yourself in EPFO records online
EPFO has launched an online facility where EPF account holders can update the ...
ICICI Bank introduces cardless cash withdrawal facility through ATMs
The service can be used for self-withdrawal when customers do not wish t...
Smart investors' guide to ELSS mutual funds
The section 80C includes a host of options that qualify for tax deductions. That includes your Employees Provident Fund or EPF, ELSS and life insurance premium.
Govt plans to cut EPF contribution rate, take home pay would rise: Will employees benefit?
Currently, employee contribution to PF is 12 percent, and an equal percentage is contributed by the employer. However, the draft EPF Bill proposes to reduce the EPF rate of contribution to 10 percent, both by the employee and the employer.
When does your EPF become taxable?
How much you withdraw and when you withdraw from the Employee’s Provident Fund determines how much TDS will be levied on the same. Here are five common scenarios and the tax implications on them.
Retirement planning: How to maximise returns from EPF, NPS investments
In the dynamic retirement landscape, EPF and NPS are critical pillars of your retirement planning.
Lower PF contribution may be allowed for select class of workers
A senior government official told ET that lower contribution rule under PF will not apply to all.
ICICI Bank customers can withdraw cash at ATMs sans debit card. Here's how
The offering of ‘Cardless Cash Withdrawal’ from iMobile enables customers to withdraw cash securely and conveniently for everyday usage and purchases, all from the convenience of their mobile phone. Here is a look at how you can use this facility.
Can you change percentage-wise allocation for nominees for your investments?
In case of demise of any one of the nominees, the account holder has the option to either appoint a new nominee or change percentage-wise allocation for the surviving nominees. The changes will be as per account holder’s discretion.
How the new Social Security Code will benefit employees
The proposed Social Security Code integrates eight laws, covering provisions relating to Employees' Provident Fund (EPF), Employees State In...
Ex-Trump aide Michael Flynn seeks to withdraw guilty plea
Prosecutors had earlier said Flynn was entitled to avoid prison time because of his extensive cooperation, but their perspective changed after he hired a new team of lawyers.
How Social Security Code 2019 will impact employees' gratuity, protect their EPF dues
The code provides for a uniform definition of "wages" across all legislations covered. This is aligned with the definition provided under the "Code on Wages" and proposed amendments to PF. Here's how specific provisions could benefit employees.
Maharashtra Energy Regulatory Commission withdraws compulsory gross metering for solar power
The measure was one of the alleged provisions in the draft regulations that did not find any place in the final regulations declared by the regulatory body
SC allows Karti Chidambaram to withdraw Rs 20 crore deposited for travelling abroad
When the matter came up for hearing before a bench headed by Chief Justice S A Bobde, Solicitor General Tushar Mehta said there was no objection from the Enforcement Directorate to the plea seeking withdrawal of the amount since he has returned.
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