troubleshooting Question

Setting start date in Parameter to default the month Prior

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Same type of question as:

https://www.experts-exchange.com/Microsoft/Development/MS-SQL-Server/MS-SQL_Reporting/Q_27558234.html

However, if the start date value is null, then I want my date value to default to the beginning of the month prior.

In my SQL I would write:
IF @StartDate IS NULL  
  SET @StartDate = Dateadd(mm, Datediff(mm, 0, Dateadd(mm, -1, Getdate())), 0)

How would I write this as an expression for a parameter?
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