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Charlton
Charlton
Massachusetts
2 reviews
3.5 out of 5 stars based on 2 ratings
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Charlton is a town in Worcester County, Massachusetts, United States. The population was 12,981 at the 2010 census.

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I live in an established neighborhood where the residents know one and other and have been friends and neighbors for many years. We welcome new neighbors graciously and it is a wonderful place to live.

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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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