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 Bookkeeping122,567
872100Accounting, auditing, and bookkeeping19,049
87210000Accounting, auditing, and bookkeeping19,049
872101Auditing services76,705
87210100Auditing services857
87210101Certified public accountant75,848
872102Accounting services, except auditing10,334
87210200Accounting services, except auditing7,099
87210201Calculating and statistical service122
87210202Payroll accounting service3,113
872199Accounting, auditing, and bookkeeping, nec16,479
87219901Billing and bookkeeping service16,479