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Preventing Calendar Overrun in Power BI

Matt Allington updates an older article:

Consider the example below where the CalendarYear is filtered for 2019 and the values of the measures Total Sales and Total Sales YTD are displayed by month. As you can see, the total sales are shown up to July 2019. This is because with the sample data, the last sales date is somewhere in July 2019. However, the values of Total Sales YTD are repeated all the way until the end of year (July 2019 to December 2019). This is what I call Calendar Over Run. It is common to want to prevent this overrun.

Read on for two separate methods of preventing this visual issue.