# DATESQTD

Returns a table that contains a column of the dates for the quarter to date, in the current context.

## Syntax

DATESQTD(<dates>)


### Parameters

Term Definition
dates A column that contains dates.

## Return value

A table containing a single column of date values.

## Remarks

The dates argument can be any of the following:

• A reference to a date/time column.

• A table expression that returns a single column of date/time values.

• A Boolean expression that defines a single-column table of date/time values.

Note

Constraints on Boolean expressions are described in the topic, CALCULATE function.

• This function is not supported for use in DirectQuery mode when used in calculated columns or row-level security (RLS) rules.

## Example

The following sample formula creates a measure that calculates the 'Quarterly Running Total' of Internet Sales.

= CALCULATE(SUM(InternetSales_USD[SalesAmount_USD]), DATESQTD(DateTime[DateKey]))