troubleshooting Question

Pinpoint the correct data via relationship

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Hi Experts,

I have table with salary & allowance history [Allowance History]
This table is linked to a calculations table (insurance and tax) [Calculation Table]
The relationship is:
   - [Allowance History] employee_id = employee_id [Calculation Table]
   - [Allowance History] date_created >= date_start  [Calculation Table]
   - [Allowance History] date_created <= date_end [Calculation Table]

Problem is
When I set the period dates (date_start and date_end) and employee id in the Calculation Table
it gets the data from the Allowance Table.....However, if there has been more that one modification to the salaries/allowances within a period, the relationship always gets the first data from the period instead of the last.


Allowance History Table Data
Employee ID      Date                    Amount
001                    12-March            $5000
001                    15-March            $6000
001                    17-March            $6500

1. I set the period in the Calculation Table to "March" and Employee ID to 001
2. I except to get the result of $6500 to do the insurance and tax calculation
3. Actual result is the first data in the period $5000

How do I get the relationship to get the last update within the period?

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