EmpowerRD partnerships

Partnering with EmpowerRD

We’re always on the lookout for partners we can add value to. Partnering with EmpowerRD gives you the opportunity to offer value-added services to your clients or portfolio companies from a market-leader in innovation tax incentives.


Our partner community

Like us, our partners are committed to helping UK startups and SMEs achieve their growth potential.

We believe that companies should be able to unlock the full value of their R&D claims, to receive the full reward they deserve for their innovations. Our mission is to take the complexity out of claiming, optimising and validating innovation funding by combining expert knowledge and advanced technology.

A prestigious partner

Since 2017, we’ve helped over 800 companies access over £100 million in government innovation funding. By working with us, your clients, customers and portfolio investments are in the best possible hands. We submit on average 2 claims per day and work closely with HMRC, meaning we constantly have our finger on the pulse of any industry shifts.


100% claim success rate

£108m claims processed

0% claims reduced by HMRC

Partner benefits

Full claim process management

EmpowerRD will handle the R&D claim process from start to finish directly with your client, including any post submission enquiry support for no extra cost.

Dedicated partnership manager

Your dedicated EmpowerRD partnership manager will schedule regular meetings to keep you up-to-date on our progress with your clients, and ensure our partnership is meeting your needs.

Eligibility monitoring

We can run an eligibility audit to analyse your network or portfolio for companies that can claim for R&D tax credits, and advanced R&D funding.

Financial rewards

EmpowerRD can offer a share of our revenue back to partners as a reward for referring a company our way.

Training for your team

Support and guidance for your team to facilitate communicating our services to your clients.

Personalised marketing assets

Co-branded, tailored marketing collateral to help you highlight our services to your clients efficiently and effectively.

Peace of mind

We believe successful partnerships are founded in mutually beneficial collaboration that creates stronger joint value for the customer. We believe in the work that our partners do and strive to ensure our partners always feel supported and satisfied.

Some of our partners

Become an EmpowerRD partner

If you’d like to discuss a partnership, or an R&D tax credit claim for a client, partner or portfolio company, get in touch below.


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