NAICS 5 Digit Industry 56141

Industry 56141

NAICS 5  Digit Industry 56141 – Document Preparation Services

Definition of NAICS 5 Digit Industry 56141: See industry description for NAICS 561410 below.

Industry Description of NAICS Code 561410: This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in one or more of the following:

  1. Letter or resume writing;
  2. Document editing or proofreading;
  3. Typing, word processing, or desktop publishing; and
  4. Stenography (except court reporting or stenotype recording), transcription, and other secretarial services.

Cross-References for Industry 56141

What codes are similar to this industry that might be more applicable? The cross-reference guide below displays the codes that are similar to industry 56141. Please review to find the most applicable classification.

  • Providing verbatim reporting and stenotype recording of live legal proceedings and transcribing subsequent recorded materials–are classified in U.S. Industry NAICS 561492, Court Reporting and Stenotype Services;
  • Performing prepress and postpress services in support of printing activities–are classified in Industry NAICS 323120, Support Activities for Printing;
  • Providing document translation services–are classified in Industry NAICS 541930, Translation and Interpretation Services;
  • Photocopying, duplicating, and other document copying services, with or without a range of other office support services (except printing)–are classified in U.S. Industry NAICS 561439, Other Business Service Centers (including Copy Shops); and
  • Providing document copying services in combination with printing services, with or without a range of other office support services, and establishments known as quick or digital printers–are classified in U.S. Industry NAICS 323111, Commercial Printing (except Screen and Books).

Other Index Entries for NAICS 5-Digit Industry 56141

The North American Industry Classification System contains multiple index entries that are each descriptive of the same code. The bulleted list below shows all applicable index entries (Current and former) that are associated with industry 56141. These index entries further elaborate on the scope of applicable industries that have already been defined at the top of this page.

  • Desktop publishing services (I.e. document preparation service)
  • Dictation services
  • Document preparation services
  • Document transcription services
  • Editing services
  • Letter writing services
  • Proofreading services
  • Radio transcription services
  • Resume writing services
  • Secretarial services
  • Stenographic services (except court or stenographic reporting)
  • Transcription services
  • Typing services
  • Word processing services

Industry Breakdown for North American Industry Classification System

NAICS codes are broken down by digit. The broadest description starts with the 2 digit sector codes. The 3 digit subsector codes are more specific, then the 4 digit industry group, 5 digit industry (Where you are now), and the most specific is the 6 digit NAICS code. If the code on this page does not describe the industry of the business in question, then select the largest applicable code below. From there, follow through the progression of smaller digits to the larger digits in order to obtain the most specific 6 digit classification.

  • Sector 56: Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services
    • Subsector 561: Administrative and Support Services
      • Industry Group 5614: Business Support Services
        • Industry 56141: Document Preparation Services (Current Page)
          • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 561410: Document Preparation Services

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