EPFO to launch next version of ECR on Dec 20
PD Sinha, Additional Central PF Commissioner-I (Andhra Pradesh and Telangana) says that EPFO is launching next version of ECR (Electronic Challan cum Return) on December 20. He said that, in order to carry out the migration and switch over to the next version of ECR the portal will be available only up to 6 pm on December 17. All the employers have been requested to pay the remittances for the wage month of November, 2016 within the stipulated time. The ECR portal will not be available after 6 pm 17th December. The revised portal will be launched on 20th December. The relevant material i.e., user manual, FAQs for the guidance of employers has been sent to the e-mail registered with EPFO and the portal link is sent through SMS to the registered mobile phone.