GOVERNMENT OF TAMIL NADU
FINANCE (ALLOWANCES) DEPARTMENT
G.O.No.127, DATED 19th April, 2013
(Chithirai 6, Vijaya, Thiruvalluvar Aandu 2044)
PROVIDENT FUND - General Provident Fund (Tamil Nadu) – Rate of interest for the financial year 2012-2013 and 2013-2014 – Orders – Issued.
Read the following:-
(1) G.O.Ms.No.106, Finance (Allowances) Department, dated 30.3.2011.
(2) From the Government of India, Ministry of Finance, Department of Economic Affairs, New Delhi letter No.5(1)-B(PD)/2012, dated 22.5.2012.
(3) From the Government of India, Ministry of Finance, Department of Economic Affairs, New Delhi letter No.5(1)-B(PD)/2013, dated 8.4.2013
The Government direct that the rate of interest on the accumulation at the credit to the following Provident Funds for the financial year 2012-2013 be 8.8% (Eight point Eight) per annum with effect from 1.4.2012 and for the financial year 2013-2014 be 8.7% (Eight point Seven) per annum with effect from 1.4.2013.
(i) General Provident Fund (Tamil Nadu)
(ii) Pudukottai State Provident Fund
(iii) Travancore State Provident Fund
(iv) Travancore Contingent Employees Provident Fund
2. The rate of interest on belated final payment of Provident Fund accumulations remaining unpaid for more than three months of its becoming payable shall be at the same rates as indicated in para 1 above.
(BY ORDER OF THE GOVERNOR)
PRINCIPAL SECRETARY TO GOVERNMENT