Cancelled Cheque Leaf For PF Withdrawal

Cancelled cheque or bank passbook copy is required to claim PF amount offline, and these are valid proofs of bank account details. EPF members can submit either bank passbook first-page copy or a cancelled cheque along with PF claim forms. A cancelled cheque is valid if the name of the member is printed on it otherwise EPFO doesn’t accept the cancelled cheque. In that case, EPF members need to submit bank passbook copy. Here you can find an image of cancelled cheque leaf for PF withdrawal.

Cancelled Cheque Leaf For PF Withdrawal

PF Cancelled Cheque for PF withdrawal

There is a confusion amount the EPF members that what is the cancelled cheque leaf means and what details they have to mention on the cancelled cheque and does cancelled cheque requires the signature. There is no need to mention any details on the cancelled cheque, only they have to write cancelled on the cheque. The cancelled cheque is not used to make transactions it acts a proof of bank account details such as bank account number, name and IFSC code.

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The main aim of taking the cancelled cheque from the EPF members while PF withdrawal is to deposit the PF claim amount to correct bank account number of the employee. The EPF members should check whether they have written correct bank account details on the cancelled cheque or not. If you still have any queries on cancelled cheque leaf for PF withdrawal then ask them in below comments section.

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  1. Sir I applied from 10c this 2 Id WBCAL00012680000019509 pension contribution -15436₹
    WBCAL20516570000010028 pension contribution- 5227₹ my total pension Contribution amount -20663₹,but claim settle only-15224₹, Please help me why the whole amount was not settled.

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  2. My claim was rejected on account that 15G/PAN Details not submitted. Submit along with F-19. What does it mean? I have a UAN number and my service term is 4.5 years. My PAN details are auto-filled on the Claims forms. Can you please guide me?

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  3. Thanks for reply sir.. but I have uploaded my blank cheque and name was also printed on it and scand copy was clear to view.

    And one another que…My pf amount is 36289(only employee and employer share) and my service is less than 5 years so do I need to upload 15G form?

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    • You don’t need to submit form 15G,
      When it comes to your PF rejection reason, some times the rejection reasons are not accurate. So better raise a grievance at PF portal to know the exact reason of rejection.

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    • Maybe you haven’t uploaded the cheque or bank passbook or your name is not printed on the cheque which you have uploaded so pls check it.

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  4. Hi My Claim was rejected due to this reason – PHOTOCOPY OF CANCELLED CHEQUE IS NOT ALLOWED WITHOUT ATTESTATION. What does this exactly mean? Do I need a scan a cancelled cheque copy with my self -signature on it . Kindly answer this doubt. Thanking you.

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    • If your name is printed on the cheque then you don’t need to do anything. Sometimes the rejection reasons will not be accurate, so better raise a grievance in the PF grievance portal to know the exact reason.

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        • Please check whether your name is printed on the cheque or not.
          If the name is printed on it then raise a grievance in the PF portal to know the exact reason for your PF claim rejection.

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          • I want to apply my PF from 19 & from 10c but every time my claim rejected region is photocopy of bank passbook not attested by the authorized signatory, but I can’t upload any passbook , upload only my name printed cheque but same problem then
            Complain Grievance sites & saying- Please prefer online claim alongwith valid supporting documents duly approved by your employer.

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