Backdate into Last Year

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Trying to backdate 6 months or 180 days from a specified date.


I'm able to go back 6 months without any issues, but I want to return that date for the 1st day of the month.

=DATE(YEAR([1st day]@row), MONTH([1st day]@row), 1) - 180


If it backdates into last year, it doesn't go to last year and instead changes it to the current year.

=DATE(YEAR([1st day]@row), MONTH([1st day]@row-180), 1)


I'm pretty sure I'm missing something simple, but can't figure it out. Please help. Thank You.

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