EPF Guide - UnOfficial Guide for EPF

How to verify Aadhaar linking status with PAN?

In the previous post we might have seen about how to link Aadhaar with PAN   Step 1: Go to Aadhaar Verification Status link – https://www1.incometaxindiaefiling.gov.in/e-FilingGS/Services/AadhaarPreloginStatus.html   Step 2: Enter PAN ,Aadhaar Number and...

How interest rate is calculated on EPF scheme?

Ever wondered how interest on your EPF savings is calculated? It is neither like Fixed Interest or Compound Interest.It’s completely different way it’s calculated. Interest Rate & Interest Payout Unlike Fixed Deposit where interest...

EPF Interest Rate over the years

Here is the list of EPF Interest rate over the years from 1952 when EPF was first started, From a low of 3.5% it rose to 12.5% and now currently it’s around 8.5%

Income Tax Return Preparation Utilities with Form16

IncomeTax Return preparation Utilities can be downloaded from here https://www.incometaxindiaefiling.gov.in/downloads/offlineUtilities For each and every IncomeTax Return two kind of Utilities are provided one is Excel and another is Java Utility and both can be...

EPFO Employer Responsibilities

These are the responsibilities of an Employer (Company) and if they deviate from any of the below responsibilities then employees can report to the EPF Office or file a Complaint Responsibilities of an Employer...

How to do to PF Nomination by Online

EPF has introduced a new online facility by which you can E Nominate your Father or Husband for your EPF Account. Step 1: Login into UAN Step 2: Click on Manage — > E-Nomination...

Linking UAN with Aadhaar – How to verify it?

EPFO has come out with a new service by which you can verify whether your UAN is linked with Aaadhar or not. Step 1: Go to the portal link – https://iwu.epfindia.gov.in/eKYC/trackingUanStatus Step 2:  Enter...

Marriage Loan using EPF

EPF members can make use of this option to pay/fund marriages for self or his/her children.This scheme comes under Para 68-K of EPF and below is the eligibility criteria for it Should have completed...

Pay Medical Treatment using EPF

EPF provides it’s members the ability to Pay for any Medical treatment by using the funds available in Member’s PF account. As per the scheme, a member should satisfy below eligibility criteria to be...

Renovate House | EPF Housing Loan Scheme

EPF provides it’s members the ability to renovate the house  by making use of EPF Housing Loan scheme (Renovation by Alerting or Additions) As per Para 68-B of the EPF scheme, a PF member...

Breakup for EPF Contribution

Both Employer & Employee contribute in equal terms but mainly their contribution for different schemes differ Employee: 12% of Employee’s Salary goes towards EPF scheme   Employer Employer also contributes 12% but under these...

Verifying EKYC Details with UAN

To see whether your Aadhaar details are matching with UAN you can make use of EKYC link provided by EPFO Step 1: Go to the link https://iwu.epfindia.gov.in/eKYC/trackUan Step 2: Enter the UAN number and Click...

How to change Password for the UAN portal

Incase you need to change the Password for UAN portal, please follow the below steps. Step 1: Login into UAN Portal – https://unifiedportal-mem.epfindia.gov.in/memberinterface/ Step 2: After Logging in, Click on Account settings from the Homepage...

How to view Service History in UAN?

Service History displays the list of organizations you have worked in along with Date of your PF number,Date of Joining and Exit for both EPS (Employees Provident Scheme) and FPS (Family Pension Scheme) Here...