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Medford
Medford
Massachusetts
18 reviews
4 out of 5 stars based on 22 ratings
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Medford is a city 3.2 miles northwest of downtown Boston on the Mystic River in Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States. In the 2010 U.S. Census, Medford's population was 56,173. It is home to Tufts University.

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I'm a friendly person and always feel comfortable spending time with older people.
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There is lot of elder organizations and living places .
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community engagement because when it is snow shovelling it doesn't matter whether it's your yard or not Some residents come with workers on Trucks to help where ever they see help is needed.
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I dont mind
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Transportation, friendly, services

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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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