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Five Reasons To Buy A New House After June 2017

The central government is set to amend the Employees' Provident Fund scheme so as to enable almost 40 million members to withdraw up to 90 per cent of their fund for making down payments while buying homes

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EPFO Lowers Interest Rate On EPF To 8.65% For FY17

Retirement fund body EPFO on Monday (19 December) decided to lower the interest on EPF deposits for the current fiscal to 8.65 per cent, from 8.8 provided in 2015-16, for its over four crore subscribers

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Arun Jaitley Signals Rollback Of Pension Tax Plan After Backlash

The Finance Minister's pensions tax plan has sparked fury among India's small but vocal professional class -- only around 36 million of the country's 1.3 billion people contribute to the EPF

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Budget 2016 | PPF Remains Tax Exempt; EPF Interest Post April 1 To Be Taxed

Clearing the air on taxing provident fund withdrawals, the government on Tuesday said PPF withdrawals will continue to be fully exempt from tax and only interest accruing after April 1 on 60 per cent of the contributions made to Employee PF will be taxed

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