ESI Return Filing and Due Date
Employee’s State Insurance(ESI) is a self-financing social security and health insurance scheme for Indian workers. ESI Registration and ESI Return is mandatory for employers having 10 or more employee. For all employees earning Rs.21,000 or less per month as wages, the employer must contribute 4.75% and employee must contribute 1.75% towards ESI. ESI Return & ITR Returns.The ESI fund is managed by the ESI Corporation (ESI) according to rules and regulations stipulated therein the ESI Act 1948, which oversees the provision of medical and cash benefits to the employees and their family through its large network of branch offices, dispensaries and hospitals throughout India. ESI is an autonomous corporation under Ministry of Labour and Employment, Government of India.ESI Return is medical and cash benefits to the employees.ESI Return & ITR Returns.
ESI Returns DUE Date
|ESI Payment Due Date||21st of Every Month|
|ESI Return Half Yearly Due Date||11th Nov for period of April to September, 12th May for period of Oct to March|
ESI contributions must be made by the employer for all employees having a salary of less than Rs.21,000 per month. The employer must contribute 4.75% and employee must contribute 1.75% of the wages for ESI.
Organizations under ESI coverage must file annual return showing the changes if any during the preceding year. Return of contributions enclosing copy of all ESI contributions paid must be submitted once every six months.