FedEx, Wright Medical seek waiver for tax-incentive obligations

By , Special to the Daily Memphian Updated: May 14, 2021 1:44 PM CT | Published: May 14, 2021 1:42 PM CT

Companies receiving tax incentives from the EDGE Board are supposed to meet their commitments for the number of employees coming to the workplace. But because so many employees worked from home during the pandemic last year, some companies are seeking a waiver.


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Tom Bailey

Tom Bailey

Tom Bailey retired in January as a business reporter at The Daily Memphian, and after 40 years in journalism. A Tupelo, Mississippi, native, he graduated from Mississippi State University. He has lived in Midtown for 36 years.