The Employees’ Provident Fund and Miscellaneous Provisions Act 1952 applies to the Factories engaged in Industries specified in Schedule I of the Act or to other establishments notified and engaging 20 or more employees. To facilitate easy compliance by the Big Industries, Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME), other Establishments EPFO has provided online facilities starting from the registration of the Establishments, filing of monthly returns integrated with online payment of the contributions and charges. The process for all the online facilities are explained through well illustrated documents and FAQs and even the probable entrepreneurs can visit the site and collect the information.
*Employers may pay directly through Internet Banking of PNB, Indian Bank, Allahabad Bank, ICICI Bank, Kotak Mahindra bank, Axis Bank, Union Bank, HDFC Bank, Bank of Baroda, IDBI & SBI in addition to Payment Gateway of SBI
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