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Old 01-04-2011
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Another factor to figure is state income tax. I have known people from CA to move here and complain because the hourly pay is less, even though the take home is more because we donít have a state income tax. Also, its not that hard to find a 2,000 sq. ft. house here for $125K, how does that stack up with CA real estate?
yeah I lose around $3,000 a year to state tax, not to mention how much I pay at the register, I think it is 9 cents a dollar or so. Homes here are expensive, unless you want a foreclosed hom that squatters have been living (destroying) in for months...we have plenty of those at $70,000
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