EPF Guide - UnOfficial Guide for EPF

EPF Complaints Portal

There is a facility by PF Members/Establishments can file complaints regarding any of the issues they have with EPF organization or a specific office.   Complaints can be filed here – http://www.epfigms.gov.in/HomePage.aspx   Once you...

Rights of Employees in EPF

Here are the rights of Employees of any organization with regard to EPF To receive annual statement of Provident fund regularly To obtain claim form free of cost from any EPF Office To obtain...

Rights of Employers

Here are the rights of Employers    To demand from the visiting enforcement officer an ID card To get EPF number allotted for complying with Provisions of Law To approach EPFO and seek clarification/guidance...

EPF Service Standards

Service Standard for EPF S.N0 Main Services  Standard 1 Settlement of FORM 19 30 Days 2 Settlement of FORM 31 30 Days 3 Settlement of FORM 13 30 Days 4 Settlement of FORM 14...

Vision of EPF

Here is the Vision of EPF from the EPF Citizen Charter Reduce the time for settlement of claims from 30 days at present to 3 days Provide hassle free service to the subscribers from...

SMS Facility for Checking UAN Balance

Now you can get your EPF Balance and details to your phone by sending a SMS to 7738299899 from your mobile number. The SMS should be sent in the below format to 7738299899 “EPFOHO UAN...

Name change in the EPF account

Sometimes our name might have incorrectly entered in the EPF database.To change your name in the EPF account you have to follow the below process a) Any one of the Below supporting documents needs...

Downloading UAN Card

To download the UAN Card you need to login into the UAN Portal and Click on Download UAN Card as shown below in the screenshot.   Once you click on the UAN Card in the dropdown...

UAN Portal – EPF

Once you have got the UAN ID and password.All you need is to login to the UAN Portal by clicking on the link below http://uanmembers.epfoservices.in/     Once you login into the Portal ,You...

Advantages of UAN Registration

Though there are many advantages in Registering for UAN in EPF.Some of the main advantages has been listed below Download/Print your Updated Passbook anytime. Download/ Print your UAN Card. List all your Member IDs...

How to Activate UAN ?

If you have already have your UAN then follow the below steps Steps to Activate UAN 1.Go the url – http://uanmembers.epfoservices.in/uan_reg_form.php 2.Enter the UAN number which you got from your Employer 3.Enter any password of...

How to get UAN? – EPF

UAN for Employees Provident Fund (EPF) can be got by either of the two ways as shown below By Employer: You have to just to reach out to your Employer and ask for UAN.They...

Checking UAN Status for EPF Account No

To Check your UAN Status you need to visit the site as mentioned below and follow the below steps Check your UAN Status here  http://uanmembers.epfoservices.in/check_uan_status.php   Step 1: Choose your State,Office and then enter...

UAN HelpDesk

EPFO has set a separate a UAN Help Desk to help people with queries about UAN (Universal Account Number) UAN HelpDesk Website  Website  – http://59.180.231.60:9091/UANHD/ Register a complaint for UAN Related queries on the...

What is UAN?

UAN means Universal Account Number which has 12 digits and that has been allocated to every PF account holder.(Employees) Whenever a Employee joins a Organization (Company) he/she will be allocated a new PF Account...

Checking EPF Balance

To Check EPF Balance for your account.Follow the below steps Step 1 : Go to http://epfoservices.in/epfo/member_balance/member_balance_office_select.php Step 2 : Then Select the State from the Dropdown Step 3 : After Selecting the State,Select the Office...

Contract Staff & EPF Contribution

EPF Contribution can be done only for the Permanent employees of the company.Contract staff, Temporary staff and other people who are not on the permanent payroll of the company need not be covered under...

EPF Tax Benefits

The entire contribution to EPF  from your salary is completely exempted from your tax and added to it the interest earned on EPF is also “Tax free” whereas that’s not the case for the...

Schedule 1 of EPF act

Here is the schedule 1 of the EPF act which speaks about establishments that should be covered under the companies act (See sections 2(i) and 4) Any industry engaged in the manufacture [***] of...