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 Bookkeeping124,591
872100Accounting, auditing, and bookkeeping19,684
87210000Accounting, auditing, and bookkeeping19,684
872101Auditing services77,738
87210100Auditing services865
87210101Certified public accountant76,873
872102Accounting services, except auditing10,492
87210200Accounting services, except auditing7,215
87210201Calculating and statistical service125
87210202Payroll accounting service3,152
872199Accounting, auditing, and bookkeeping, nec16,677
87219901Billing and bookkeeping service16,677