Clarification orders circulated by Railway Board regarding eligibility of Children Education allowance/Hostel subsidy to third child

Dopt once again clarified that the Children Education Allowance/Hostel Subsidy shall be admissible only for the eldest two surviving children except when the number of children exceeds two as a result of second child birth resulting in twins or multiple births. Government of India Ministry of Railways (Railway Board) No. E(W)2014/ED-2/4 New Delhi, Dated 24.09.2014 The General Manager […]

Grant of Children Education Allowance / Hostel Subsidy to third child – Clarification issued by Dopt

Grant of Children Education Allowance / Hostel Subsidy to third child when first child is not in a position to go to school due to profound mental retardation. No.A-27012/1/2014-Estt.(AL) Government of India Ministry of Personnel, P.G. & Pensions (Department of Personnel & Training) New Delhi, dated 25/26th August,2014 OFFICE MEMORANDUM Subject:- Grant of Children Education […]

Annual ceiling for reimbursement of Children Education Allowance for CG Employees

Annual ceiling for reimbursement of Children Education Allowance for CG Employees Finance Minister Shri Arun Jaitley said in the Parliament regarding the details of Children Education Allowance as follows… CHILDREN EDUCATION ALLOWANCE It has been informed by the Department of Personnel and Training that the annual ceiling limit for reimbursement of Children Education Allowance (CEA) […]

NC JCM Staff Side suggestion on Children Education Allowance

NC JCM Staff Side suggestion on Children Education Allowance  Children Education Allowance The Children Education allowance was introduced w.e.f. 1-9-2008 on the basis of the recommendation of 6th CPC. In the background of escalation of school fees, and other expenses connected with education of Children, the present scheme has been a big relief for the […]

Income tax exemption on children education allowance

Income tax exemption on children education allowance Children Education Allowance (CEA) under section 10 (14) read with Rule 2Bb(2)(5) of the Income Tax Act is Rs.I00 per month per child. This limit as fixed more than 2 decades back when the maximum amount of Children Education AIlowance for Central Government Employees was fixed at Rs. […]