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 Bookkeeping109,626
872100Accounting, auditing, and bookkeeping38,439
87210000Accounting, auditing, and bookkeeping38,439
872101Auditing services51,136
87210100Auditing services1,276
87210101Certified public accountant49,860
872102Accounting services, except auditing8,165
87210200Accounting services, except auditing6,147
87210201Calculating and statistical service122
87210202Payroll accounting service1,896
872199Accounting, auditing, and bookkeeping, nec11,886
87219901Billing and bookkeeping service11,886