As everybody known, the Employees Provident Fund (EPF) declared 5.65% of dividend for the financial year 2009. In order to be smart and calculative in personal finance matters, understanding the calculation of EPF dividend is an essential part of the learning process.
EPF’s dividend calculation is not that straight forward. I’m sure still many of you do not know how to calculate EPF dividend. Most of the people will take the total contribution of that particular account and just multiply with 5.65% dividend. If you’re one of them, then this is a good chance for you to learn from mistake.
The following is my calculation of the dividend: