Epf interest at no contributions

Hi,

Will the employee be eligible for interest in epf account after leaving the job? Even after the contributions are stopped.

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Hi,

An employee will get EPF interest on the available surplus for 36 months in case of not working or no EPF amount credited.

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Post 36 months, it will become dormant or non-operative account. Interest income will be stop

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Hi @Jyoti

True as said by @Arpana and @Ankit

36 months (3 years is the overall time) given for the account to reactivate and run again - be it joining a new job and linking the same or deactivate and withdraw.

If post 36 months inactive, then it will not attract any interest.

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