EPFO: EPFO has made some changes in the rules of its account holders. Understand this change carefully if you have a job.
Mumbai: EPFO New Rule: Employees ’Provident Fund Organization (EPFO): EPFO has made some changes in the rules of its account holders. Understand this change carefully if you have a job. Then understand what that new rule is and how it will affect your EPF contribution. These rules will come into force from tomorrow, June 1. That means you only have one day’s opportunity today.
PF Account – Link to Aadhaar
According to the new EPFO rules, the PF account of each account holder should be linked to the Aadhaar card. This is the responsibility of the employee. It will be the responsibility of the company to ask them to add their PF account to Aadhaar. By June 1, if an employee fails to do so, his company or owner’s PF contribution to his PF account may also be stopped. This can cause great damage. The EPFO has also issued a notification in this regard.
What is the New Testament?
The EPFO has enacted new rules under Section 142 of the Social Security Code 2020. In which the EPFO has clarified to the employers that its ECR-electronic currency cum return cannot be filed if the PF account has not been linked to the Aadhaar since June 1 or the UAN Aadhaar has not been verified. This means that PF account holders will not be able to get the owner’s share. Only your contributions will be visible to the account staff.
How to link EPF account to Aadhaar
If you have not yet linked Aadhaar to your PF account, go to the official website of EPFO and first link your account with Aadhaar card and also get Aadhaar verified UAN. The company’s amount was being added to the employer’s account without a PF contribution. However, if there is no Aadhaar link, this amount will not be credited. So instantly add a PF account by linking to Aadhaar.
- First of all, you have to log on to the EPFO website www.epfindia.gov.in.
- Then go to Online Services and click on e-KYC Portal and then link to UAN Aadhaar.
- You need to upload your UAN number and registered mobile number from UAN account.
- An OTP number will appear on your mobile number.
- Fill in and submit your 12 digit Aadhaar number in the Aadhaar box
- Then OTP will come for verification to proceed, click on it
7 .. OTP Aadhaar link has to be created on mobile phone or mail to verify Aadhaar details again.
- After verification, your Aadhaar will be linked to your PF account.