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 Number of US Businesses
8721Accounting, Auditing, and Bookkeeping108,025
872100Accounting, auditing, and bookkeeping37,070
87210000Accounting, auditing, and bookkeeping37,070
872101Auditing services50,789
87210100Auditing services1,265
87210101Certified public accountant49,524
872102Accounting services, except auditing8,163
87210200Accounting services, except auditing6,193
87210201Calculating and statistical service123
87210202Payroll accounting service1,847
872199Accounting, auditing, and bookkeeping, nec12,003
87219901Billing and bookkeeping service12,003