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New Scheme for PF Defaulters Extended till June 2017

EPFO has introduced  a notification, in which special drive will be initiated from 1st January, 2017 by the EPFO for coverage of the Establishment which are not yet covered but which are liable for EPF coverage. This scheme has now extended till 30th June, 2017. The Board took note of the extension of Employees’ Enrolment Campaign […]

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Maternity Leave Increased to 26 weeks

Update: Frequently Asked Questions: Maternity Benefits Amendment Act 2017 According to the new maternity benefits amendment Act, 2017 women employees will be eligible to get paid maternity leave of 26 weeks. Earlier with effect from 01st January, 2017 employees who are covered under ESI are eligible for 26 weeks of maternity leave. On 30th March, 2017 Our Honourable President […]

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ESI Cashless Treatment for Emergencies Re-Introduced

On 17th of March, 2017 ESIC has decided to reintroduce cashless benefits for its members in case of dire situations such as employment injury, road traffic accident, and other life threatening emergencies. ESI member can directly seek medical attention from tie up hospitals for cashless treatment. Tie-up hospital has to immediately start stabilizing treatment and will […]

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PF Higher Contribution will get Higher PF Pension

Allowing members of the Employees’ Pension Scheme, 1995 the benefit of the actual salary in the Pension Fund exceeding wage limit of either Rs.5000/- or Rs. 6500 per month from the effective date respectively as per the Hon’ble Supreme Court’s order in SLP No.33032-33033 of 2015 The matter of determ·nat;on of pensionable salary exceeding statutory […]

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PF Claims will be Settled in 20 Days

EPFO (The Employees’ Provident Funds Organization) has taken various steps for speedy settlement of claims which inter alia include: Composite Claim Form (Aadhaar) and Composite Claim Form (Non-Aadhaar) has been introduced by replacing the erstwhile Claim Forms No. 19, 10C and 31, with a view to simplify the submission of claims by the subscribers. The […]

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