Payment of arrears of pensions to Pre-2006 pensioners w.e.f. 01.01.2006 – CPAO Order

CPAO has issued order for Payment of arrears of pensions to Pre-2006 pensioners w.e.f. 01.01.2006

GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF FINANCE
DEPARTMENT OF EXPENDITURE
CENTRAL PENSION ACCOUNTING OFFICE
TRIKOOT-II, BHIKAJI CAMA PLACE,
NEW DELHI-110066

CPAO/Tech/Revision (Pre-2006) /2015-16/941-1011

04.09.2015

Office Memorandum

Subject:- Payment of arrears of pensions to Pre-2006 pensioners w.e.f. 01.01.2006.

In pursuance of DP&PW OM No. 38/37/08-P&PW (A) dated 28.01.2013, pension/family pension of some pensioners/family pensioners were revised w.e.f. 24.09.2012 through individual amendment authorities.
See: DP&PW OM No. 38/37/08-P&PW (A) dated 28.01.2013 – Revision of pension of pre-2006 pensioners – Revised concordance table (Annexure) of the pre-1996, pre-2006 and post 2006 pay scales/pay bands

Now, in pursuance of the orders of the Hon’ble Supreme Court, DP&PW vide its OM No. 38/37/08-P&PW (A) dated 30.07.2015 has decided to grant the benefit of revision of pension/ family pension w.e.f. 01.01.2006 in such cases. Keeping in view the sensitivity and urgency of the matter it has been to issue CPCC-wise amendment authority for such cases which have already been revised w.e.f. 24.09.2012 whose requisite details are available with CPAO in batches having name of pensioner, PPO number, bank account number, No. & date of last SSA issued as per DP & PW OM dated-28.01.2013.

While calculating the arrears following points require special attention:-

i) Change in the rate of pension/family pension during the period from 01.01.2006 to 23.09.2012 which may be due to death of the pensioner, completion of the period of enhanced family pension and grant of additional pension on attaining the age of 80 years. It may be ensured that the pensioner/family pensioner get the benefit of revised pension from the due date whether it may be 01.01.2006 or any later date with accurate rate of pension/ family pension.

ii) The cases of dual family pension should not be mixed with these revision cases as the same have also been effective from 24.09.2012.

Heads of all CPPCs are advised to give special attention to credit the respective pension accounts at the earliest.

sd/-
(Vijay Singh)
Sr. Accounts Officer (IT & Tech)

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3 thoughts on “Payment of arrears of pensions to Pre-2006 pensioners w.e.f. 01.01.2006 – CPAO Order”

  1. for pre 2006 pensioners 30% to 50% hike is given thanks for that but arrears from 2006 to 2016 what we received arrears is coming under incom tax since it was not for one year. how that amount can be considered as income for the financial year 2016-2017. for 3lakhs arrears 32000 rupees deducted as a income tax is it ok. if a pension is not given for 10years if govt gave at a time definately it will be more than 2.5lakh it means he has to pay tax for total 10years is considered as a income for that perticular year (from 1 april to 30th march of next year) anybody is their to clarify.

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