Mitchell Schnurman is a business writer for the Fort Worth Star Telegram.
Sunday, November 13, 2011
Bell Helicopter Wants Tax Breaks but Can Afford to Pay Wall Street
Occupy Bell Helicopter? To get an idea of why people are so angry at corporate America and the political class, consider a local exchange last week. Bell Helicopter negotiated an 80 percent tax abatement for 20 years, and a Fort Worth councilman called it "a good example" of how the city can help its own.