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Employees’ Provident Fund Organization
(Ministry of Labour & Employment, Govt. Of India)
Bhavishya Nidhi Bhawan, 14-Bhikaiji Cama Place, New Delhi-110066
Telephone:011-26172685 Fax: 011-26173022 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
No. WSU/9(1)2013/Settlement of Claims/Pt /1985
All ACCs (Zone)
All RPFCs- In charge of Regional Offices.
Sub: Review of public grievances — Instructions for payment of erroneous contributions deposited for certain periods.
References have been received in Head Office for furnishing guidelines on belated refund of contributions received by EPFO owing to wrong coverage, voluntary or erroneous deposits etc.
2. The matter has been examined, and it is advised that all such cases where contribution for certain period have been deposited by the member himself/herself instead of through the employer concerned, such matters should be examined and processed and dispcscd of uniformly as per the, relevant existing rules/instructions and provisions contained in Manual of Accounting Procedure.
Addl. CPFC (F&A)
Copy for information to:
Sh. S.K. Sadhu
Under Secretary to the Government of India
Ministry of Labour & Employment
Rafi Marg, New Delhi
With reference to their letter No. Z-14025/10/2017-PG Cell dated 23.01.2018