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 Titles Total Marketable US Businesses
8721Accounting, Auditing, and Bookkeeping122,052
872100Accounting, auditing, and bookkeeping22,143
87210000Accounting, auditing, and bookkeeping22,143
872101Auditing services73,111
87210100Auditing services914
87210101Certified public accountant72,197
872102Accounting services, except auditing11,248
87210200Accounting services, except auditing8,071
87210201Calculating and statistical service123
87210202Payroll accounting service3,054
872199Accounting, auditing, and bookkeeping, nec15,550
87219901Billing and bookkeeping service15,550