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Elma
Elma
New York
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3 out of 5 stars based on 1 rating
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For other places with this name, see Elma. Elma is a town in Erie County, New York, United States. The population was 11,317 at the 2010 census. The town is named after a type of tree. Elma is in the county's south-central part, southeast of Buffalo. Elma refers to itself as the "heart of Erie County". It is part of the Southtowns region.

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How did New York earn the grade of C? We examined the state taxes based on how age friendly they are. New York has a state sales tax of 4.00%. Of particular interest is that New York does not have taxes on social security. There are estate taxes. There are no taxes imposed on inheritance. New York has an effective property tax rate of 1.65%. Weighing these taxes and other taxes most likely to impact the aging population is how New York earned its state tax grade of C.

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