Category: PPF

Committee to Examine un-Claimed Amount Remained in PPF, Post Office and Savings Schemes

| September 4, 2014

Committee to Examine un-Claimed Amount Remained in PPF, Post Office and Savings Schemes Finance Minister Approves Setting-up of A Committee to Examine un-Claimed Amount Remained in PPF, Post Office and Savings Schemes and Recommend how this Amount can be Used to Protect and Further the Financial Interest of the Senior Citizens. The Union Finance Minister […]

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Public Provident Fund Limit Increased to Rs 1.5 Lakh – Notification

| August 22, 2014

Public Provident Fund Limit Increased to Rs 1.5 Lakh – Notification [TO 8E PUBLISHED IN THE GAZETTE OF INDIA. EXTRAORDINARY. PART II, SECTION 3. SUB SECTION (i) ] Government of India Ministry of Finance (Department of Economic Affairs) Notification New Delhi, the 13th August, 2014 G.S.R. (E). – In exercise of the powers conferred by […]

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Why PPF is considered the best small saving scheme.

| March 9, 2014

Why PPF is considered the best small saving scheme On March 3, the Ministry of Finance announced a hike, of up to 0.2 per cent, in interest rates on fixed-deposit schemes offered by post offices. The decision to hike the rates was in line with the recommendations of theShyamala Gopinath Committee in order to render small-savings […]

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EPFO to provide permanent PF account numbers

| February 15, 2014

EPFO to provide permanent PF account numbers The Labour Ministry has asked EPFO to provide permanent PF account numbers to its 5 crore members in a time-bound manner so that they don’t need to transfer provident fundaccounts after changing jobs. According to sources, the direction in this regard was given to the Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) by Labour Secretary […]

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Interest Rate of Provident Fund 2013-14 to be announced soon

| December 16, 2013

Interest Rate of Provident Fund 2013-14 The EPFO is likely to decide soon the rate of interest on PF deposits for 2013-14, which is expected to be over 8.5 per cent.  “The Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation’s (EPFO) apex decision making body, the Central Board of Trustees (CBT), could meet this month to initiate the process […]

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Revision of interest rates for Small Savings Schemes.

| April 2, 2013 | Reply

Revision of interest rates for Small Savings Schemes. Download Link Here

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