Latest Updates : Provident Fund

Provident Fund to be Paid on Allowances

Issue as to whether other allowances paid by employer is covered under “basic wage” for the purpose of calculating provident fund contribution has been finally Heard & Reserved, by Hon’ble Supreme Court of India, order dated 6th February 2019 in the case of Surya Roshini Ltd (Case No 1487 of 2012). There are other tagged […]


ESIC Draft Rules to Reduce Contribution Rates

Click here to download notification Ministry of Labour and Employment has issued Gazette Notification G.S.R 121 (E) dated 15/02/2019 notifying Draft Rules proposing to reduce Employee Contribution for ESIC to 1% from 1.75% and Employer Contribution to 4% from 4.75 %.  Currently, the employee’s ESI contribution rate is 1.75% of the wages and that of […]