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Framingham
Framingham
Massachusetts
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Framingham is a city in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in the United States. Incorporated in 1700, it is located within Middlesex County and the MetroWest subregion of the Greater Boston metropolitan area. The Council on Aging assists older adults to remain independent at home for as long as possible, while providing for choices and opportunities. This includes identifying unmet needs and developing and implementing programs and services that help to meet those needs.

Additional Services Offered: AARP tax preparation, Information and referrals, Guidance for family members of elders, Medical equipment to borrow free of charge, Serving the Health Information needs of Everyone on Medicare (SHINE), Serving the Health Information needs of Everyone on Medicare (SHINE), and many more!

Framingham is an emerging age friendly community. This means it is pursuing an age friendly designation.
 
Contacts150 CONCORD STREET
FRAMINGHAM, MA 01702
PH: 508-532-5411
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How did Massachusetts earn the grade of C? We examined the state taxes based on how age friendly they are. Massachusetts has a state sales tax of 6.25%. Of particular interest is that Massachusetts does not have taxes on social security. There are estate taxes. There are no taxes imposed on inheritance. Massachusetts has an effective property tax rate of 1.21%. Weighing these taxes and other taxes most likely to impact the aging population is how Massachusetts earned its state tax grade of C.

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a lot of coffee shops where people of all ages go. plenty of day cares. Daily van transportation for elderly.
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diversity of the population nearby; a public transportation bus for the city to ferry residents and city dwellers around the town. People are friendly and willing to help in giving directions.
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Depending on the position that you apply for they prefer to hire someone younger.
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It's age friendly the residents where I live always help if you have a flat also I've seen plenty of people here help the elderly that needs help sometimes like taking the trash for them Oslo they wouldn't have to walk all the way,and also I've helped one of he older residents move furniture to her house because it was to heavy for her and I didn't think it was safe for her

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Taxes

C

How did Massachusetts earn the grade of C? We examined the state taxes based on how age friendly they are. Massachusetts has a state sales tax of 6.25%. Of particular interest is that Massachusetts does not have taxes on social security. There are estate taxes. There are no taxes imposed on inheritance. Massachusetts has an effective property tax rate of 1.21%. Weighing these taxes and other taxes most likely to impact the aging population is how Massachusetts earned its state tax grade of C.

Learn more about taxes in Massachusetts

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