Provident Fund

1) GPF (General Provident Fund), 2) CPF (Contributory Provident Fund), 3) EPF (Employees Provident Fund).

General Provident Fund

  • Provident Fund A/c Calculator as per Enhanced Rate

    As the rate of interest is not uniform throughout the financial year, a new P.F. Account calculator has been created which will perfectly calculate the interest and generate the Account slip.

  • Rate of Interest on GPF during the year 2011-12

    GPF, CPF, CPFE shall carry interest at the rate of 8% (eight per cent) for the period from 1.4.2011 to 30.11.2011 and 8.6% (eight point six per cent) w.e.f. 01.12.2011.

  • Further Steps to Streamline the GPF Works

    Sanctioning Authority will sent the attested amount mentioning subscriptions, recoveries and withdrawals during the period uncovered in the A.G’s statement along with the sanctioning order to the Drawing and Disbursing Officer.

  • Steps to streamline the GPF Works

    All the Heads of Offices will have to send a list of subscribers who are going to retire in the next twelve months to the Office of the Accountant General (A&E), West Bengal.

  • Irregular Sanction of 90% GPF resulting in Negative Balance

    Irregular sanction of 90% withdrawals of G.P.F. balances are being accorded by the different heads of office under the State Govt. resulting in negative balances of the G.P.F. accounts.

  • Non-settlement of GPF money – Measures to avoid Court cases

    The number of court cases filed by the G.P.F account holders against non-settlement of G.P.F. money is increasing day by day as the claim application for final payment of G.P.F. money are not submitted timely.

  • Disappearance of Government Employee

    The family must lodge a report with the concerned Police Station and obtain a report that the employee has not been traced after all efforts had been made.

  • General Provident Fund Rules for Govt. Employees

    After completion of 1 year continuous service by an employee, joining in GPF Scheme is compulsory. Also nomination is mandatory. Minimum subscription is 6%, maximum is upto full pay.