: Property taxes! Yikes! I like my little corner of the world. Lake
: in my backyard, good schools, quiet rural setting within 5-10 minutes
: of whatever you want to do. And property taxes? On a $300,000 home
: we pay less than $250/year. Yes, we have state income taxes but the %
: is very low.
Good schools? Doesn't LA rank around 49 or 50 in almost every state
public school ranking? For instance:
Note Florida's ranking on that list, though. It looks like TX might be
a good bet if you can stand the locals. The 10 weeks I lived in Dallas
was more than enough of TX to last me a lifetime.
I'll give you that your income tax is pretty low, but FL and TX seem
to have lower State and Local tax burden than LA according to:
(I'm not sure if this includes property taxes or not)
Why hasn't anyone spoken up for the southwestern US? I can certainly
say that my region is not a water skier's paradise (Seattle), but
C***te, NC was pretty nice when I lived there.
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