ARTTIC Innovation GmbH supports its German clients in all their research and development activities and advises on funding opportunities and projects at regional, national and European level.

The services offered by ARTTIC Innovation GmbH include professional advice and support in all areas of the innovation process: from formulating the project idea and concept, searching for the appropriate funding programme and writing the application, to project management and exploitation of the project results.

ARTTIC advises your company within the framework of a risk-free price model. This includes a commitment fee, a premium upon issuance of a positive certificate (BSFZ) and a performance-based payment after the research allowance has been determined by the tax office. You will receive a description of the service and your offer on request via the contact form or simply a call!


Arttic Innovation GmbH is a subsidiary of the PNO Group – Europe’s leading innovation and funding consultancy. Arttic Innovation GmbH is based in Munich and is cooperatively associated with Arttic SAS and PNO Consultants GmbH. With more than 400 employees, PNO specialises in tax research funding and submits around 3,000 such applications (WBSO) in the Netherlands alone. In France and the UK, PNO is also one of the market leaders in providing application support for tax incentives for research and development. Therefore, we have a well-structured, efficient internal process and methodologies to make your application smooth and comfortable .

PNO Group: Founded in 1985

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ARTTIC: Founded in 1987, acquired by PNO in 2019

PNO/ARTTIC in numbers

Offices in 7 countries

5,000+ direct clients

10,000+ Organizations across networks

Over €1 billion in funding generated

Success rate 3x higher than average

500+ projects

Budgets up to €113 million

Consortia of 5 to 70 partners


How much time can your research and development team spend on the proposal? Do you recognise whether your project is eligible under Frascati rules? Do you know whether you have identified all the expenses that fall under the research allowance?

We can help you with your application under Section 6 of the Research Grant Act and optimise your chances.

Make an appointment for an online meeting for an introduction to the research allowance and the services of ARTTIC Innovation GmbH, provided that your company has at least 3 research and development employees.

During this non-binding online meeting, you can ask questions about the research allowance. Click on the button and schedule your video call appointment. You will receive a confirmation of your request.



Order free of charge*:


A PDF with the steps from project definition to allowance decision, timetable for 2021.


Video call with personal PPT presentation ca. 30 min.


We will arrange an individual programme with your company (subject to a fee).

Order English factsheet

Please feel free to contact ARTTIC Innovation GmbH in English. We will promptly send an English factsheet.

*Offer valid for companies taxable in Germany with at least 3 R&D employees. Please indicate your company name when contacting us.


Make an appointment for an online meeting to introduce you to the research allowance and the services of ARTTIC Innovation GmbH, provided your company has at least 3 research and development employees.

The advice provided by Arttic /PNO Group on the research allowance expressly does not include assistance in tax matters. This is reserved for tax advisors and other professional groups authorised in accordance with §3 StBerG.

We offer support on the FZulG in cooperation with EbnerStolz, one of the top ten and largest independent auditing and consulting firms in Germany.

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