The Payment of Gratuity (Amendment) Bill, 2017

On December 18 2017, The Payment of Gratuity (Amendment) Bill, 2017 was introduced in Lok Sabha by Mr. Santosh Kumar Gangwar, Minister for Labour and Employment.  The Bill will amend various provisions in the existing Act- the Payment of Gratuity Act, 1972. The Payment of Gratuity Act 1972 allows for the payment of gratuity to […]

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Status of New Labour Law Reforms 2017

Reforms in labour laws are an ongoing process to update the legislative system to address the need of the hour so as to make them more effective, flexible and in sync with emerging economic and industrial scenario. The Second National Commission on Labour has recommended that the existing Labour Laws should be broadly grouped into […]

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PF Withdrawal New Rules- Documents Requirement

Now onwards, for those PF accounts that have not been linked to Aadhaar for some reason, PF claimant should submit cancelled cheque in original (containing claimant’s name, bank account number & IFSC of the bank branch printed on it) with all type of claims. Incase the bank account of the claimant is ‘without cheque facility’, […]

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PF Date of Birth Correction Procedure New

EPFO has decided to follow the following process for change of date of birth of members of Employees Pension Scheme 1995 In case the correction required in date of birth is up to plus or minus one year, Aadhaar will be accepted as a valid document for the date of birth. In case the correction […]

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One Employee- One EPF Account

A facility has been provided to the members to merge their earlier PF accounts to the current PF account to that EPFO may help them in the integrations of all these PF accounts in the current UAN activated PF account. The said functionality has been provided on the EPFO website at Our Services >> For […]

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