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Tax Burden in Berkshire County Among Lowest in Massachusetts
SmartAsset, a New York financial technology company, recently released their second annual study on the places in America with the lowest tax burdens. Berkshire County made the list for Massachusetts at number 1, up from their rank of 10 in last year’s study. The study analyzes what a person making the US median income pays in income, sales, property, and fuel tax in counties across the country. For a look at how Berkshire County performs among the leaders in Massachusetts, check out the table below. View the full study results, methodology, and map >>