Auditing & Assurance Business:
A Rapidly Evolving Business

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Date Published: July 5, 2018
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The purpose of this research is to provide readers with a comprehensive understanding of the Certified Public Accountants (CPAs) market and specifically their auditing & assurance businesses. There are approximately 40,000 CPA firms and 460,000 CPAs. Less then half of CPAs are in private practice (more work in business & industry). And only a small minority of the CPAs in private practice work at the twenty largest CPA firms. The vast majority of CPAs work as sole practitioners and at other small firms. Auditing & assurance is the core business of the largest CPA firms. This research is last of Tiburon's broader coverage of CPA firms.

    This research defines the market growth & leaders in the auditing and assurance business.

    This research defines auditing and assurance services, including:

    • Write Up Business
    • Attestation Business
    • Auditing Business

And this research makes the following future predictions for the the CPA firms market, including: 

  • Rebound in Traditional CPA Business
  • Continued Bifurcation of the Market
  • Market Consolidation
  • Attrition & Recruiting Issues
  • Service Expansion

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