EPFO due date extended to 15.05.2020 due to COVID19

CS Lalit Rajput (Company Secretary) (25379 Points)

20 April 2020  

•    Due Date extended to 15.05.2020
•    Grace Period Allowed for 30 days (From 16.04.2020 to 15.05.2020)

About this Circular:

•    Employees' Provident Fund Organization, India, Ministry of Labour& Employment, Government of India has extended Due date for Filing return vide Circular No.                                

C-I/Misc./2019-20/Vol.II./Part./9 dated 15.04.2020.

•    Extension of due date for payment of contributions and administrative charges/Inspection charges due for wage month march 2020 from 15.04.2020 to 15.05.2020 to establishments disbursing wages for March 2020


It is Clarified that the employers who seeks  to avail the Relief, need to file ECR for wage month March , 2020, on or before 15.05.2020, duly certifying the disbursement of wage to employees by declaring actual date of disbursement of wages for march 2020.

 Source: EPFO website (Knowledge sharing purposes).