Posted On:  2 months ago


EPFO revises composite Pension Payment Order form

The Central Provident Fund Commissioner has approved a composite Pension Payment Order form (copy enclosed) replacing the existing Pension Payment Order. The Information Services Division has made requisite changes in the application Software to replace the existing Pension Payment Order with the revised Pension Payment Order.

article author One Roof Consultant

Posted On:  3 months ago


EPFO: Forwarding of details required for assessment and timely declaration of Productivity Linked Bonus for the year 2016-17

The work relating to the assessment of Productivity Linked Bonus for the year 2016-17 has been taken up. The Productive Linked Bonus (PLB) for the employees of EPFO is assessed on the basis of the productivity achieved and manpower used in respect of each Regional Office separately.

article author One Roof Consultant

Posted On:  5 months ago


How to Pay Zero Tax for Income up to Rs 12 Lakhs from Salary for Financial Year 2017-18

Most of salaried individual do their tax planning at the end of the year, as many are not aware of what all options are available to save taxes. Very few start planning at the beginning of the year. The article will help individuals to plan their taxes well in advance so that can invest and plan in systematic manner much in advance. The Article gives you brief idea on how to save tax and at the same time make proper investment and cover insurance and Medical expenses risk.

article author CA Chirag Chauhan

Posted On:  6 months ago


Exempt Services under GST in India from May 2017

Services by Government or a local authority excluding the following services— (i) services by the Department of Posts by way of speed post, express parcel post, life insurance, and agency services provided to a person other than Government;

article author CA Chirag Chauhan

Posted On:  8 months ago


Extension and strengthening of the facility of Aadhaar Seeding Services by EPFO offices for KYC Seeding

In pursuance to the policy of the Government of India, of optimum use of information technology for efficient service delivery and widening the reach of EPF benefits, appropriate guidelines have been issued from this once for installation and operatonalisation of proper infrastructure in the field offices of ERR) to help and facilitate our subscribers/members to be onboard and take benefits of the current digitization of the service delivery system which will result in better and smooth deliver” of the benefits to the intended target groups

article author One Roof Consultant

Posted On:  9 months ago


Submission of Aadhaar as identity document by the Pensioners and Members of the EPS, 1995

This office vide letter dated 31.01.2017 had conveyed that a member must furnish the Aadhaar number while submitting claim form under EPS 1995 w.e.f. 01.02.2017. It was further informed that where a member has not been allotted aadhaar number, a copy of his/her aadhaar enrolment ID slip may be submitted alongwith the claim form for settlement of claim under EPS 1995. This was in compliance of directions contained in Gazette Notification No. S.26(F) dated 04.01.2017.

article author One Roof Consultant

Posted On:  9 months ago


Coverage of contract workers engaged by Military Engineering Services (MES) under EPF & MP Act, 1952

Please find enclosed herewith a copy of letter No.66546/Manual/639/EB dated 03.02.2017 received from Dte of Contract Management, Military Engineer Services, lEngineer-in-Chief’s Branch, Integrated HQ of MOD (Army), Kashmir House, Rajaji Marg, New Delhi – 110 011 addressed to All CE Commands, ADG (OF & DRDO), All CCEs, All CE Zones,. All CWEs and All GE(1)s/GEs / AGE (I)s and copy endorsed to EPFO, Head Office on the subject cited above.

article author One Roof Consultant

Posted On:  10 months ago


Applicability of the EPF & MP Act, 1952 on State/District Health Societies under NRHM

Please find enclosed herewith a list of National Health Mission’s Directors obtained from the website of NRHM http://nrhm.gov.inicontact/list-of-mission-directors.  The mission Directors need to be contacted for coverage of State/District Health Societies under the ambit of the EPF & MP Act, 1952.

article author One Roof Consultant

Posted On:  10 months ago


Submission of Life Certificate for Pensioners extended to 28.02.2017

The date of submission of life certificate by pensioners under Employees’ Pension Scheme 1995 was extended upto 15.01.2017 vide Head Office letter no. Pension-1/17( 1)2016/jeevan Praman/22750 dated 28.11.2016.

article author One Roof Consultant

Posted On:  10 months ago


EPFO- List of Technical Suvidha Centres

In continuation of the office order of even number dated 30.12.2016 it is informed that the Unified Portal has been launched on 23.12.2016. Further, Technical Facilitation Centre called Technical Suvidha Centres under the monitoring of respective Ancilliary NOCs (ANOC) have also been set up. The e-mail addresses and contact details of the same are given below

article author One Roof Consultant

Posted On:  10 months ago


Payment of contributions & other dues by the employers — Grace period for 5 days for the employers for the month of December, 2016

The Unified Portal of EPFO was made operational on 23rd December, 2016. A number of references are being received from the employers highlighting the problems on the portal in upfront allotment of UAN, connectivity issues, login issues, website slowdown/hanging, awareness of new procedures etc. IS Division is making efforts to remove the difficulties and stabilize the unified portal.

article author One Roof Consultant

Posted On:  10 months ago


Form of Declaration under Employees Enrolment Campaign, 2017

The Central Government in exercise of the powers conferred by section 5 read with sub-section (1) of section 7 of the Employees’ Provident Funds and Miscellaneous Provisions Act, 1952 (19 of 1952), inserted paragraph 82A after paragraph 82 in Employees’ Provident Funds Scheme, 1952 to make special provision In respect of Employees Enrolment Campaign, 2017.

article author One Roof Consultant

Posted On:  10 months ago


E-mail id’s to handle the queries related to Unified Portal

The new Unified Portals has been launched by EPFO for PF members, employers and field offices, and can be accessed through “epfindia.gov.in“. 2. To handle the queries pertaining to them, below mentioned e-mail ids have been created:

article author One Roof Consultant

Posted On:  1 year ago


Know all about Tax Planning – What, Why and How?

Tax planning can be defined simply as planning your cash outflow towards payment of taxes in legitimate manner most beneficial to you. It draws attention to “Payment of taxes”, here question to be answered is how one can reduce that taxes or one can postpone it to future date using tax planning tools. “Legitimate Manner” means it should not be tax evasion using illegal tools of tax saving and hiding certain transactions.

article author CA Chirag Chauhan

Posted On:  1 year ago


Revised Interest rates on Small Savings Scheme w.e.f. from 1st October 2016

This article will give you information about the latest amendments and changes in interest rates of various small savings scheme. The following are the various types of small savings scheme:1) Sukanya Samriddhi Account (SSA): The interest rate has reduced to 8.5% from 8.6% now. The main purpose of introducing this scheme is to promote welfare of the girl child. ‘Sukanya Samriddhi Account’ can be opened at any time from the birth of a girl child till she attains the age of 10 years, with a minimum deposit of Rs 1000

article author CA Chirag Chauhan

Posted On:  1 year ago


Astounding Tax Planning & Compliances, Small Businesses cannot afford to miss!!

It describes the various tax planning avenues and tax compliances that small businesses should keep in mind. Last week I wrote, how the Salaried employees can save taxes. Today I am going to write how small businesses can save taxes and also the compliances these businesses should keep in mind.

article author CA. Dhruv Gaglani

Posted On:  1 year ago


Tax Planning For Salaried Employees

For most of the people, tax planning involves taking benefit of Section 80 C of Rs. 1,50,000/-. True this is one of the most important tax saving tool, there are other avenues available for the employees. I would like to categorize the tax planning tools into three parts

article author CA. Dhruv Gaglani

Posted On:  2 years ago


New Revised Eforms on MCA site w.e.f 27.03.2016

Changes in MCA filing compliances through issue of new eforms on 23.03.2016 which will be effective from 27.03.2016

article author CA Nikesh Sheth

Posted On:  2 years ago


Change in Interest rates on Small Savings Scheme.w.e.f. from 1st April 2016

This article will give you information about the latest amendments in interest rates of various small savings scheme. The following are the various types of small savings scheme:

article author CA Chirag Chauhan