OVERVIEW

NPS is an extremely beneficial and visionary contributory pension scheme to help an individual develop a fund for the latter half of life, when one isn’t actively working, simply by investing certain specified amounts regularly in the present.

NPS is advantageous in the sense that it helps ensure financial security for every citizen by promoting the habit of saving for one’s old age, from the beginning itself. NPS has been designed to enable the subscribers to make optimum decisions regarding their future through systematic savings during their employment.

WHY ALANKIT

Alankit provides one-stop solutions for resolving all customer grievances, doubts and also offers due guidance and support for all services related to NPS, starting from the primary subscriber registration and undertaking the KYC verification to transferring the information methodically further to the elected intermediaries in a straightforward manner. One gets the following benefits with Alankit:

  • Professional Assistance throughout
  • Expert Guidance at every step
  • Easy & Affordable solutions
NPS Benefits
  1. It is voluntary and you can choose the amount you want to set aside and save every year.
  2. Tax benefits are available under section 80 C of the Income Tax Act.
  3. No entry and exit loads.
  4. You can choose your own fund option and pension fund and see your money grow.
  5. It is portable, so you can operate your account from anywhere in the country, even if you change your city, job or your pension fund manager.
  6. NPS is regulated by PFRDA, with transparent investment norms and regular monitoring and performance review of fund managers by NPS trust.
  7. Professional record-keeping and fund management.
NPS FEATURES & ELIGIBILITY
  • Open to all citizens of India and NRIs from 18 to 65 years of age.
  • NPS is designed as a voluntary saving scheme, with restricted withdrawal options. There is a single account option for NRIs, Tier-I, which is a regular pension account.
  • No upper limit of investment
  • Safe and reasonable market-based returns over the long term
  • All charges levied under NPS are defined and regulated by PFRDA
  • Default penalty of Rs.100/- if min. contribution is not deposited
  • Dormant account shall be closed when account value falls to ZERO
PROCEDURE & SUBSCRIPTION
  • 1

    Subscriber will fill in the application form with required details

  • 2

    The following KYC Documents to be submitted along with the application form:

    • ID Proof

    • Address Proof

    • Passport

    • Photograph

  • 3

    Minimum NPS Contribution amount to be paid to any of the Alankit authorized representatives

  • 4

    PRAN (Permanent Retirement Account Number) will be generated and shared with the subscriber within 7 working Days

  • 5

    The PRAN Card will be delivered within 20 working days at the Indian address given by the Subscriber

NPS FAQs

How can one contribute to NPS?

To contribute in Tier I and Tier II account, the subscriber needs to deposit the contribution amount along with duly filled NCIS (NPS Contribution Instruction Slip) to any POP-SP.

How much does a subscriber need to contribute?

  • Subscriber is required to make contributions subject to the following conditions:
  • - Minimum amount at the time of Account opening - Rs 500
  • - Minimum amount per contribution - Rs 500
  • - Minimum contribution per year - Rs 6,000


Over and above the mandated limit of a minimum of one contribution, a subscriber may decide on the frequency of the contributions across the year as per his / her convenience. No maximum limit has been mandated. For Tier II, minimum contribution requirements: Minimum contribution at the time of account opening - Rs.1000 Minimum amount per contribution - Rs.250 Maintain minimum balance of Rs.2000 at the end of each financial year.

How many contributions to be made?

In both Tier I and Tier II account has to be at least one contribution in a financial year.

What is Swavalamban Scheme?

It is applicable to all citizens in the unorganized sector who can join the NPS administered by the PFRDA.

What are the benefits of Swavalamban Scheme?

Under the scheme, Govt. will contribute Rs.1000 per year to each NPS account opened in the year 2010-11 and for the next three years. As a special case and in recognition of their faith in the NPS, all NPS accounts opened in 2009-10 will be entitled to the benefit of Government contribution if they fulfill the eligibility criteria prescribed under these guidelines.

What is the contribution amount for Swavalamban Scheme?

Minimum contribution should be Rs. 1,000 per annum (Financial year) in Tier I account and maximum contribution should be Rs. 12,000 per annum (Financial year) in both Tier I as well as Tier II account together.

Who cannot join NPS?

    The following applicants cannot join:
  • - Undischarged insolvent: Individuals who are not granted an ‘order of discharge’ by a court.
  • - Individuals of unsound mind: An individual is said to be of unsound mind for the purposes of making a contract if, at the time when he makes it, he is incapable of understanding it and of forming a rational judgment regarding its effect upon his/ her self-interest.
  • - Pre- existing account holders under NPS.

What is CRA?

CRA stands for “Central Record Keeping Agency”; it is the core infrastructure for the National Pension System. It is managed by NSDL & main function is Record keeping, Administration and customer service functions for all subscribers of the NPS. Issuing of unique Permanent Retirement Account Number (PRAN) to each subscriber, maintaining a database of all PRANs issued and recording transactions relating to each subscribers PRAN.

How can one exit from NPS before the age of 60?

In the event of death of the subscriber, the beneficiary submits a withdrawal request to the associated POPSP who will enter the request in the CRA system. After the request is processed, a cheque is issued favoring the beneficiary and forwarded to the associated POP.

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