SIC Industry Description

Industry: 8721—Accounting, Auditing, and Bookkeeping Services
Establishments primarily engaged in furnishing accounting, bookkeeping, and related auditing services. These establishments may use data processing and tabulating techniques as part of providing their services. However, establishments primarily engaged in providing data processing and tabulating services are classified in Industry 7374. Establishments providing income tax return preparation service without also furnishing accounting, auditing, or bookkeeping services are classified in Industry 7291.

Accounting serviceCertified public accountants (CPAs)
Auditing service, accountsPayroll accounting service
Bookkeeping and billing servicePublic accountants certified
Codes Titles Total Marketable US Businesses
8721Accounting, Auditing, and Bookkeeping124,362
872100Accounting, auditing, and bookkeeping21,249
87210000Accounting, auditing, and bookkeeping21,249
872101Auditing services76,227
87210100Auditing services897
87210101Certified public accountant75,330
872102Accounting services, except auditing10,645
87210200Accounting services, except auditing7,410
87210201Calculating and statistical service121
87210202Payroll accounting service3,114
872199Accounting, auditing, and bookkeeping, nec16,241
87219901Billing and bookkeeping service16,241