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 TitlesTotal Marketable US Businesses
8721Accounting, Auditing, and Bookkeeping124,746
872100Accounting, auditing, and bookkeeping19,158
87210000Accounting, auditing, and bookkeeping19,158
872101Auditing services77,713
87210100Auditing services856
87210101Certified public accountant76,857
872102Accounting services, except auditing10,521
87210200Accounting services, except auditing7,188
87210201Calculating and statistical service122
87210202Payroll accounting service3,211
872199Accounting, auditing, and bookkeeping, nec17,354
87219901Billing and bookkeeping service17,354