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 Bookkeeping112,504
872100Accounting, auditing, and bookkeeping30,261
87210000Accounting, auditing, and bookkeeping30,261
872101Auditing services59,580
87210100Auditing services1,141
87210101Certified public accountant58,439
872102Accounting services, except auditing9,994
87210200Accounting services, except auditing7,260
87210201Calculating and statistical service123
87210202Payroll accounting service2,611
872199Accounting, auditing, and bookkeeping, nec12,669
87219901Billing and bookkeeping service12,669