Should I pay French inheritance tax?

I have both American and French nationality and live in the French overseas department of Guyane Française. All my family live in the US Presumably estate taxes will be paid in the US when I inherit a portion of my parents’ estate but, after that, what are the tax implications in terms of French income and inheritance tax?

As you are a French resident, you should already be declaring your worldwide income to the French fiscal authorities and this will not change in the event of your parents dying should you remain ...

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