Having contributed ESI, the employer has to file for return on a half-yearly basis. Copy of monthly contributions need to be submitted along with the return.
The following steps need to be followed for ESI return.
- Go to the ECIS site
- Login in the employer portal
- Go to monthly contribution section
- Click on RC
- Details of payment will be displayed
- Verify the details
- If any payment is left, pay them using challans
- Go to self certification under monthly contribution section
- Check declaration
- Click submit
- The return will be filed
Cost of ESI return
Cost for return filing for ESI is INR 800-1000. Though cost of vendor differs.