EPF Passbook Login - Procedure and Common Problems

EPF is one of the largest social security scheme provided by government of India. It is managed by a government organization called Employees' Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO). All EPF members and their employers need to access various services of EPFO like EPF Balance Check, Passbook Download, etc.

As of Feb 2018, EPFO has provided lot of online services for members to manage their EPF ...

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Cryptocurrency (including bitcoin) Ban - Illegal in India from Budget 2018

As part of budget 2018 speech in parliament, India's finance minister shri Arun Jaitley has declared all cryptocurrency transactions illegal in the context of India.

This declaration has huge implcations for lot of investors who have been investing heavily in different cryptocurrecny (primarily Bitcoin) over last year. The sudden rally in cryptocurrency price has increased its demand and lot n ...

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(2018) E Way Bill GST India - Step by Step

Starting Feb 1st 2018, E Way bill for inter state transfer in India will become mandatory. This is a long pending requirement since the introduction of GST has caused lot of confusion about e way bills. Different states were following their own systems and it was a difficult to follow for a business.

Please note that initially their will be lot of problems as this new e way bill system requires ...

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How much amount will you get on EPF withdrawal

When I got my EPF amount in my bank account, I was not sure whether its the right amount I claim. I have got the amount in 2 portions so I thought one would be the employee's contribution and the other would be employer's. But that way the calculations didn't match. Its only after a day of many failed attempts that I could match my amount correctly with my calculation. And what a joy it was! I got...

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GST GSTR1 Summary for Filing is Not Generated

As we all know, GST now allows quarterly return of GSTR1 for now in case your turnover is less than or equal to 1.50 crores. But while trying to submit quarterly GSTR1 return, one faces lot of confusing details and error.

  1. First problem is that there is no clear way to find how to file your quarterly return for 3 months, as it only shows single month on the return page. The solution for this ...

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Schools in Bangalore

Every parent in Bangalore (or Bengluru) wants to find the best school for his/her children. Though most of the times, we get too much stuck on the idea of best school in Bangalore instead of finding the right school for our children. While selecting a school, the parents needs to take care of few important things:

  1. Location -- school need to be near the home otherwise children will spend ...

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School Admissions 2018 - Nursery Vs Montessori and Age Cut-off Criteria

So the time came, finally, for us to start thinking about "school admissions". The questions that were popping in our minds were something like -

  • What is the difference between Nursery and Montessori ? Which one is better for us?

  • What is Montessori I, Montessori II and Montessori III ?

  • What is the right age to enter in LKG ?

  • What is the age cut-off criteria of different schools...

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(2018) EPF UAN Login and Activation - 3 Step Guide for EPFO Members

Employee Provident fund (EPF) is India's main social security scheme managed by EPFO and covering more than 15 crores of workers in organized sector and it remains important in 2018 also with an estimated 4.5 crore members. All EPF members and their employers need to access the EPFO online servies for different tasks. The first step towards accessing the EPF online services ...

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EPF Passbook / UAN Passbook - How to get online

As we near the end of year 2017 and start of year 2018, most of us are looking to review our finances. EPF (Employee Provident Fund) is a crucial part of finanial safety net of organized employees in India and it is crucial to review epf passbook yearly to figure out any missing transactions (and thus detect lost money) etc.

If like many of us, you want to check your epf uan passbook online, but...

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GST Quarterly Return for Small Businesses (Turnover less than 1.5 crore)

On October 6, 2017, Indian government decided to simplify overly complicated GST returns and provided an option to file quarterly return for businesses having turnover less than 1.5 crore. As most of us already know, GST return filing has become a joke and utter waste of time due to complicated process, non working web portals, changing dates and rules etc.

This article will cover the still emerging details about the quarterly return, its limitations, who all is qualified, and its practicability etc.

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