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 Bookkeeping113,699
872100Accounting, auditing, and bookkeeping29,008
87210000Accounting, auditing, and bookkeeping29,008
872101Auditing services60,599
87210100Auditing services1,114
87210101Certified public accountant59,485
872102Accounting services, except auditing10,042
87210200Accounting services, except auditing7,340
87210201Calculating and statistical service120
87210202Payroll accounting service2,582
872199Accounting, auditing, and bookkeeping, nec14,050
87219901Billing and bookkeeping service14,050