Application of certain provisions of Income-tax Act is defined under section 8G of Employees Provident Funds Miscellaneous Provisions Act, 1952. Provisions under Section 8G of EPF Act 1952 are :
Section 8G of Employees Provident Funds Miscellaneous Provisions Act, 1952 "Application of certain provisions of Income-tax Act"
The provisions of the Second and Third Schedules to the Income-tax Act, 1961 (43 of 1961) and the Income-tax Certificate Proceedings rules, 1962, as in force from time to time, shall apply with necessary modifications as if the said provisions and the rules referred to the arrears of the amount mentioned in section 8 of this Act instead of to the income-tax:
Provided that any reference in the said provisions and the rules to the "assessee” shall be construed as a reference to an employer as defined in this Act.