EPFO Big Alert: If you are employed, then this news is very useful for you. The EPFO has changed the rules for Provident Fund account holders. According to the new rule, now the employer is required to link every employee’s account with the Aadhaar card from June 1. If this does not happen, then the employer contribution to the account can also be stopped, in that case, you also link your account with Aadhaar immediately.
EPFO Big Alert, In the notification issued by EPFO, the employer has been given special responsibility and asked to link the employees’ account base. According to this, even if this does not happen, the employer’s contribution will also not be able to be in the account, which is going to affect you directly.
What is the rule
Let us know that this decision has been taken by the EPFO under the Social Security Code 2020. According to this rule, electronic challan cum return of account holders whose account will not be linked with Aadhaar after June 1, will not be able to be filed. This will make it the account holders difficult to get the shares that are given on behalf of the company in the PF account. Employees will see only their own share in the account.
Under this rule, the UAN of all account holders is also required to be Aadhaar verified. In such a situation, you should first go to the official website of EPFO and link your account with the Aadhaar card and also verify the Aadhaar to the UAN, so that you do not have any problem with the money deposited by the company in the account.
How to Link your Aadhar to EPF Account?
First go to the official website. After this, link your Aadhaar card to UAN through EKYC in online service. You will be able to complete this process through OTP.