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Abington
Abington
Massachusetts
5 reviews
3 out of 5 stars based on 5 ratings
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Abington is a town in Plymouth County, Massachusetts, United States, 20 miles (32 km) southeast of Boston. The population was 15,985 at the 2010 census.

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Abington os a town full of young families raising children in the new school system. We have stores and restaurants that work for all ages.
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People have lived here for a while and they are always looking out for one another.
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I just moved to Abington and so far everyone seems very friendly and helpful
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Nice community People here are great
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Senior center located close by, walking trails, and grocery stores close by. But car needed to get around most places. no public transportation. Council on aging active in the town.

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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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