EPF Composite Claim Form (CCF form) Aadhaar and Non-Aadhaar for Withdrawal claim

EPFO (Employee Provident Fund Organization) has been working on simplifying the process of withdrawal from EPF (Employee Provident Fund) and EPS (Employee Pension Scheme). Earlier it has issued a new version of Form 19 & Form 10C for withdrawal and new version of Form 31 for Advance from member EPF account. But this process is now simplified even further with the introduction of new single page CCF forms.

CCF full form is Composite Claim Form and it is new simplified single page form for PF fund withdrawal or advance from EPF account. CCF Form comes under active circulation from Feb 20, 2017.

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EPFO Contact - Toll free Number for EPF / UAN

Since Dec 2016 to March 2017, EPFO (Employee Provident fund Organization) has taken a massive exercise to digitize all EPFO member records and enroll as many new member as possible. To make it practical, it has now mandated compulsory UAN number for all fresh contribution to EPF.

Though EPFO has right intentions in place, in practice these changes have led to lot of confusion for EPF members ...

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EPFO Member Login India - Login Guide for EPF Members

EPFO (Employee Provident Fund Organization) manages the India's primary social service scheme known as EPF or PF (Provident Fund). Currently it has more than 4 crore members as part of service and is mandatory for all private companies in India having more than 20 employees.

EPFO members need to login to EPF website regularly to check if their contributions as well the matched contribution by ...

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Tax free PF withdrawal threshold may rise upto 2 Lakh

For PF withdrawals done before 5 years of continuous service, EPFO cuts a tds of 10% and you are required to pay remaining taxes on the EPF amount according to the tax bracket you fall into. For eg. if you come into 30 % tax slab, then you need to pay the remaining 20% (after tds cut of 10%) while filing the income tax return. However, if the total PF amount withdrawn is less than Rs 50000, then ...

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UAN Unified Portal for EPF Members / Employees

EPFO has recently launched a new portal for EPF called unified portal. This portal for members / employees was launched in Dec, 2016 and after few weeks of down time, it has now started working fine. We used the 'Download Passbook' feature on 20th January 2017 to check the current EPF balance, and the unified portal worked just fine. Here is a detailed guide on unified portal and its features.

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EPF Online Payment - Online ECR / Challan Payment for EPF Employers

EPFO (Employee Provident Fund Organization) manages the India's primary social sector scheme called EPF. As part of EPF (Employee Provident Fund) management process, the employers / companies need to regularly file ECR return, create Challan, and pay the EPF amount collected for the employees.

Lately EPFO has been working on optimizing its digital footprint and it now allows EPF Online payment ...

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Check EPF Status Online - Balance Status and Claim Status in easy steps

EPF (Employee Provident Fund) is India's main social security scheme and is managed by EPFO. It has more than 4 crore members and a portion of their salary is deposited into their EPF account monthly. This article provide details on how to check EPF status online including the balance status or claim status if the member has filed for an EPF claim.

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EPF India - Complete Guide to EPFO and EPF in India

India is one of the fastest growing major economy in the world. Key factors behind this growth are - a big pool of working-age population; rising education and engineering skill levels; and a rapidly growing middle class. However, the downside of having a massive population of more than 121 crores is that India continues to face the challenges of poverty, corruption, malnutrition, and inadequate ...

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PF Form 19

Form 19 is the form you need to submit for withdrawal of your EPF amount. EPF (Employee Provident Fund) is a corpus fund managed and operated by EPFO (Employee Provident Fund Organization). A part of your salary is deducted and added to your EPF account every month. In addition, the employer also contributes the same amount in your PF account.

EPF interest rate has been in the range of 8-10% in...

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UAN EPF Aadhaar Card - Mandatory Linking by EPFO

In early Jan 2017, EPFO (Employee Provident Fund Organization) has come up with new rule mandating the Aadhaar (Aadhar) Card linking for all EPF India members and pensioners by end of Jan 2017 with their UAN.

At this moment, there is not much clarity about the exact procedure to link the EPF UAN with Aadhdar number. For example, can members do it online themselves on UAN Member Portal or they need to compulsory go through their employers. We will update this article once the clarity emerges.

For EPF members, it is recommended to apply for Aadhar card as soon as possible if you don't have one.

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