Section 80C

Rules related to EPF Withdrawal

Know all the Rules related to EPF Withdrawal

Employees Provident Fund or EPF is savings cum retirement scheme for the salaried individuals. Under this scheme, contribution is made both by the employer and the employee. The amount contributed in EPF scheme is 12% of the salary (basic + dearness allowance). The amount invested over the years, along with specified interest, is paid out to an employee on his/her retirement.

Deductions under Section 80C & its allied sections

Deduction under Section 80C & its allied sections

Section 80C and its allied sections allow a maximum deduction of up to Rs. 1.5 lacs every year from the taxpayer’s total income and an additional deduction amount of Rs. 50,000 can be claimed under Section 80CCD(1b).