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How make end date 1 year after start date

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I have two date fields on a form.  If I enter, for example 7/1/2013 in the start date field I want the end date field to be one year after the start date.

What is the after update code for the start date field?
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=dateadd("yyyy", 1, [StartDate])
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Will that also account for leap year?
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And I had to add

-1

to the end.
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by:Rey Obrero (Capricorn1)
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what exactly do you mean?

this

dateadd("yyyy",1,date())
1/18/2015


dateadd("yyyy",1,date()-1)
1/17/2015
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by:SteveL13
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What I mean is if I start with 7/1/2013 and want to end with 6/30/2014 I have to have:

    Me.txtEndDate = DateAdd("yyyy", 1, [txtStartDate]) - 1

It works!
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by:Rey Obrero (Capricorn1)
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that is correct...
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