Can a person has Two PF accounts? Need Help!

Hi, I worked for Company A for 5 months in year 2011. Now I am going to join a new job in July 2014. I have not settled my previous PF account with Company A. and I dont want to tell about it to my new employer. Will It be a problem to have multiple PF accounts?

Thanks in advance!

asked Apr 08 '14 at 15:59 by Bansal 1112


There is no issue with more than one EPF accounts. EPF account changes with employer so whenever one changes job, a new account would be opened by new employer.

However, one should transfer amount from old account to new one to keep earning interest on balance amount.

answered Apr 10 '14 at 00:03 by Pankaj Batra 5.2k320

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