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Halifax
Halifax
Massachusetts
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Halifax is a town in Plymouth County, Massachusetts, United States. The population was 7,518 at the 2010 census.

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The neighbor hood is definitely age friendly. We have a good mix of age demographics. Many homeowners have lived here over 30 years. We have several neighbors that are close to 50 years in our area

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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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