When using a date filter on a column bound to a DateTime value the value submitted is truncated and doesn't contain the time zone information.
If the user selects 2/5/2021 12:00 PM and (for example) the users time zone is Australia/Sydney, the following is send with the request:
As the time zone information is omitted model binding assumes this is a local time in the time zone the server is operating in.
See also https://github.com/telerik/kendo-ui-core/issues/5737 (which was erroneously closed) and https://github.com/telerik/kendo-ui-core/issues/5306 (which has been open for over a year).
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