Posted On:  4 days 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:  2 weeks ago


Contract Labour (Regulation and Abolition) Central Amendment Rules, 2017

Now, therefore, in exercise of the powers conferred by section 35 of the Contract Labour (Regulation and Abolition) Act, 1970 (37 of 1970), the Central Government, hereby makes the following rules, further to amend the Contract Labour (Regulation and Abolition) Central Rules, 1971.

article author One Roof Consultant

Posted On:  3 weeks ago


GST FAQ on TEXTILE

Raw jute has been kept at NILL rate of GST i.e. there would be no tax on jute .therefore, as per section 23(1)(a)of the CGST Act ,2017 the supplier dealing only in raw jute are not required to register. Jute mile s are not required to pay tax under Reverse Charge Mechanism (RCM) as mentioned under section 9(4)of the CGST Act,2017

article author CA Chirag Chauhan

Posted On:  3 months ago


Analysis of Goods & Service Tax (GST) on Real Estate Industry

If Government/GST Council will rectify defects pointed out by me in the said article then it will help in reducing inflation & also help in achieving Government’s mission of creating employment, creating smart cities, good infrastructure & ‘Housing for All’ mission by 2022. Please note that my above article is also uploaded in www.taxguru.in website on 29-05-2017.

article author CA JINESH GADA

Posted On:  4 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:  4 months ago


Modus Operandi adopted for conversion of unaccounted old cash during demonetization and how department caught them

Modus Operandi adopted for conversion of unaccounted old cash during demonitization and how department caught them Unexplained cash deposits by bullion traders and Jewellers, Petrol pumps, Traders, Contractors and Real Estate Developers, Professionals, Government Employees, cooperative banks and societies, through Shell companies and Abuse of Exemptions provided for North Eastern states are cited with examples as given by Income Tax Department.

article author CA Chirag Chauhan

Posted On:  6 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:  7 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:  7 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:  8 months ago


S. 10(46) Govt notifies Punjab Building & Other Construction Workers Welfare Board

Section 10(46) of the Income-tax Act, 1961 Central Government notifies Punjab Building & Other Construction Workers Welfare Board, constituted by the Government of Punjab, in respect of the specified income arising to that Board

article author One Roof Consultant

Posted On:  8 months ago


Coverage of Contract Workers on Indian Railways under the EPF & MP Act, 1952

Please find enclosed herewith a letter No. E(LL)2015/PNM/AIRF/1 dated 20.10.2015 alongwith a letter No.2012/CE-I/CT0/22 dated 14.12.2012 and E(NG)/II/2005/RC4/SC/2 dated 21.06.2013 issued to the General Manager (P) All Zonal Railways & Production Units.

article author One Roof Consultant

Posted On:  8 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:  8 months ago


Latest amendment in Maternity Benefits under ESIC

Whereas draft rules further to amend the Employees’ State Insurance (Central) Rules, 1950 were published in the Gazette of India, Extraordinary, Part-II, Section 3, Sub-section (i) vide number G.S.R. 958(E), dated the 6th October, 2016, as required under sub-section (1) of section 95 of the Employees’ State Insurance Act, 1948(34 of 1948), inviting objections and suggestions from all persons likely to be affected thereby before the expiry of a period of thirty days from the date on which

article author One Roof Consultant

Posted On:  8 months ago


Digital payment promotion gets a boost

The Government’s efforts to give a boost to the digital payment systems and the cashless economy, post-demonetization have generated enthusiastic response from the people. People from different age groups, occupations and different walks of life have taken part in a big way in the Lucky Grahak Yojana and Digi-dhan Vyapar Yojana giving a fillip to digital transactions.

article author One Roof Consultant

Posted On:  8 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:  8 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:  8 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:  9 months ago


Scheduled bank approved for EPF Contribution and to Receive Cheques

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), the Central Government hereby makes the following Scheme further to amend the Employees’ Provident Funds Scheme, 1952, namely

article author One Roof Consultant

Posted On:  9 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:  9 months ago


EPF- Special provision for Employees’ Enrolment Campaign, 2017

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), the Central Government hereby makes the following Scheme further to amend the Employees’ Provident Funds Scheme, 1952, namely

article author One Roof Consultant