Tipalti Fees: Pricing, Costs & Alternatives

Tipalti’s fees can be overwhelming, especially if you’re running a fast-growing business and making international payments. Things can get complicated. It may be time to branch out and consider a flexible payment solution that can grow with you. 

Unlike Tipalti, Routable believes in transparent pricing. You can view our detailed pricing here.

Routable offers competitive rates and fees when compared to Tipalti. To learn more about how our AP Automation platform works, schedule a demo with us below.

Tipalti’s platform fees

Tipalti's pricing is based on: 

  • A platform fee

  • A one-time implementation fee

  • Payment transaction fees

  • Invoice processing fees

  • International payment FX markups

You can typically expect to pay around the following price ranges for Tipalti’s platform fees.

Item

Standard platform fee (monthly)

Discounted platform fee (monthly)

Implementation

~$4,000-$5,000 (one-time fee)

~$0

Tipalti Premium

~$500-$600

~$150-$250

Additional Entity (US)

~$500-$600

~$150-$250

Disclaimer: These are typical prices based on conversations with previous Tipalti customers. Rates and fees are subject to change at Tipalti’s discretion.

Tipalti’s fees for AP & payments

You can typically expect to pay around the following price ranges for AP with Tipalti.

Item

Description

Fee

Invoice processing

Invoice processed through Tipalti Bills product. Does NOT include Managed Services.

~$1.00-$1.50 per invoice

Invoice processing with managed services

Invoice processed through Tipalti Bills product. Includes Managed Services.

~$2.75-$3.25 per invoice

Tipalti self-billing

An invoice created by Tipalti, accompanying the payment (only with Tipalti Pro).

~$1.40-$1.60 per bill

W8

W-8 form collection (only with Tipalti Pro).

~$3.50-$4 per form

Local bank transfer

Available only if Customer is incorporated in the US, EU, or UK.

~$1-$1.50 per transaction

ACH

Standard bank transfer

~$1 per transaction

International ACH

International ACH, also known as eCheck.

~$5-$6.00 per transaction

Paper check

Check price includes printing, mailing, and check clearing.

~$3-$3.20 per transaction

Wire USD domestic

Wire transfer USD to USD, U.S. payee account.

~$15-$32 per transaction

Non-USD wire

Non-USD Wire transfer.

~$20-$36 per transaction

Wire transfer USD to USD international

Wire transfer USD to USD, international payee account (where local currency is not available).

~$26-28 per transaction

PayPal - Tipalti processing fee

Applies in addition to the PayPal transmission fee (MTL or AD).

~$1.75-$2 per transaction

PayPal transmission fee - U.S. recipient

Sending a PayPal payment to a U.S. Payee.

~2% ($1 max)

PayPal transmission fee - Non-U.S. recipient

Sending a PayPal payment to a non-U.S. payee.

~2% ($20 max)

Foreign currency (FX) conversion fee

Added to Tipalti’s wholesale exchange rate when the transaction is submitted. 

~1.9%-3.5%

Disclaimer: These are typical prices based on conversations with previous Tipalti customers. Rates and fees are subject to change at Tipalti’s discretion.

Tipalti’s fees for international payments

You can typically expect to pay around the following price ranges for international payments with Tipalti.

Payment Amount

FX Fee

Up to USD 499.99

~3%-$3.2%

USD 500.00 - USD 99,999.99

~2.50%

Over USD 100,000.00

~1.90%

Disclaimer: These are typical prices based on conversations with previous Tipalti customers. Rates and fees are subject to change at Tipalti’s discretion.

If you’re considering Tipalti, but the fees are scaring you off, request a demo of Routable below. We’ll show you why we’re the best AP Automation platform for your AP needs.

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