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 Bookkeeping116,549
872100Accounting, auditing, and bookkeeping26,602
87210000Accounting, auditing, and bookkeeping26,602
872101Auditing services64,194
87210100Auditing services1,149
87210101Certified public accountant63,045
872102Accounting services, except auditing10,789
87210200Accounting services, except auditing7,876
87210201Calculating and statistical service121
87210202Payroll accounting service2,792
872199Accounting, auditing, and bookkeeping, nec14,964
87219901Billing and bookkeeping service14,964