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Garner
Garner
North Carolina
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Garner is a town in Wake County, North Carolina, United States and a suburb of Raleigh. The population was estimated to be 27,814 as of July 1, 2014. The US Office of Management and Budget includes Garner as a part of the Raleigh-Durham-Chapel Hill Combined Statistical Area, which had a population of 1,998,808 as of U.S. Census 2012 Population Estimates.

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People in this town work together and help others
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Age Friendly....Very Little Crime....Places to Go for Entertainment... Age appropriate for children
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diversity and age appropriate as well. calm,community for elderly as well as NRaleigh is as well and Fuquay nc

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C+

How did North Carolina earn the grade of C+? We examined the state taxes based on how age friendly they are. North Carolina has a state sales tax of 4.75%. Of particular interest is that North Carolina does not have taxes on social security. There are no estate taxes. There are no taxes imposed on inheritance. North Carolina has an effective property tax rate of 0.86%. Weighing these taxes and other taxes most likely to impact the aging population is how North Carolina earned its state tax grade of C+.

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