DAYS360 
DAYS360(start_date, end_date [,method]) 
Returns the number of days between two dates, based on 30 day months. 
start_date  The first date or starting date of the period. 
end_date  The last date or ending date of the period. 
method  (Optional) A logical value indicating which method to use: False (or 0) = US convention (default) True (<> 0) = European convention 
REMARKS 
* The calendar used is based on a 360 day year with twelve 30 day months. * The "date" arguments can be entered as text strings within quotation marks, as serial numbers or as results of other formulas or functions. * If "start_date" is the 31st of a month then the 30th of that month is used. * If "start_date" > "end_date", then a negative number is returned. * If "start_date" is not a valid date, then #VALUE! is returned. * If "end_date" is not a valid date, then #VALUE! is returned. * If "method" is left blank, then False is used. * If "method" = "US" and the starting date is the last day of a month (28,29,30 or 31), then the 30th day of that month is used. * If "method" = "US" and the ending date is the last day of a month (28,29,30 or 31), then the 30th day of that month is used. * If "method" = "US" and the ending date is the last day of a month (28,29,30 or 31) AND the starting date is earlier than the 30th day of a month, then the ending date becomes the 1st day of the next month. * If "method" = "European" and the starting date is the 31st day of a month, then the 30th day of that month is used. * If "method" = "European" and the ending date is the 31st day of a month, then the 30th day of that month is used. * This function is useful for some accountancy systems that use a 360 day calendar. * The date format can be any of those found on the "Format Cells" dialog box. * You can use the DATE function to return the date serial number given a YEAR, MONTH, DAY. * You can use the DAYS function to return the number of days between two dates. * You can use the NETWORKDAYS.INTL function to return the number of days excluding weekends and holidays. * You can use the WORKDAY.INTL function to return a given number of working days before or after a date. * You can use the YEARFRAC function to return the number of years as a decimal between two dates. * You can use the DAYSINAMONTH  User Defined Function to return the number of days in a particular month and year. * For the Microsoft documentation refer to support.microsoft.com * For the Google documentation refer to support.google.com 

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